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Purple-throated Sunangel

Heliangelus viola (Gould, J 1853)

The purple-throated sunangel is a species of hummingbird in the "brilliants", tribe Lesbiini of subfamily Lesbiinae. It is found in Ecuador and Peru. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Apodiformes
Family:
  Trochilidae
Genus:
   Heliangelus
Scientific:
  Heliangelus viola


Original description

Citation:
  (Gould, J 1853)

Reference:
   Monogr. Trochilid. pt5 pl.1,text

Protonym:
  Heliotrypha viola


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  E9C20F6CAF2901AB

Avibase ID:
  avibase-E9C20F6C

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E9C20F6C


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 555246

Geographic range:

  • Heliangelus viola viola: Andes of n Peru (east of Río Marañón in Amazonas; also very locally west of Marañón in Cajamarca?)
  • Heliangelus viola splendidus: Andes of n Peru (west of Río Marañón in Cajamarca; also very locally east of Marañón in Amazonas?)
  • Heliangelus viola pyropus: Andes of s Ecuador and nw Peru (Piura)
English:
Purple-throated Sunangel
Catalan:
Colibrí àngel violaci
Czech:
kolibřík eukalyptový
Danish:
Purpurstrubet Solalf
German:
Purpurkehl-Sonnennymphe
Spanish:
Colibrí Violeta
Spanish (Spain):
Colibrí Violeta
Finnish:
purppuraenkelikolibri
French:
Héliange viola
Croatian:
tirkiznočela smaragdnica
Hungarian:
ibolyakék napfénykolibri
Italian:
Eliangelo golaviola
Japanese (romaji):
fujinodotenshihachidori
Japanese:
フジノドテンシハチドリ
Lithuanian:
Mėlynkaktė nimfa
Dutch:
Violetkeelzonnekolibrie
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Purpurstrupesolengel
Norwegian:
Purpurstrupesolengel
Polish:
lordzik widłosterny
Portuguese:
helianjo-de-garganta-violeta
Russian:
Пурпурногорлый феб
Slovak:
nymfárik záhradný
Serbian:
Sunčev anđeo ljubičastog grla
Swedish:
purpurstrupig solängel
Ukrainian:
Колібрі-німфа пурпуровогорлий
Chinese:
紫喉领蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
紫喉領蜂鳥


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Héliange violette ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Héliange violette ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Heliangelus viola [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Heliangelus viola [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Heliangelus viola [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (6/06/2019):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (20/02/2020):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (8/06/2020):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/08/2021):
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Purple-throated Sunangel ( Heliangelus viola) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Heliangelus viola [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Heliangelus viola [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Colibrí àngel violaci
Czech: kolibřík eukalyptový, Kolibrík fialový
Danish: Purpurstrubet Solalf
German: Purpurkehl-Sonnennymphe, Violettkehlnymphe, Violettkehl-Sonnennymphe
English: Purple throated Sunangel, Purple-throated Sunangel, Viola Sunangel
English, HBW: Purple-throated Sunangel
English (IOC): Purple-throated Sunangel
English (United States): Purple-throated Sunangel
Spanish: Angel del Sol de Garganta Púrpura, Colibrí Violeta
Spanish (Ecuador): Solángel Gorgipúrpura
Spanish (Spain): Colibrí Violeta
Spanish (HBW): Purple-throated Sunangel
Spanish (Peru): Angel-del-Sol de Garganta Púrpura
Finnish: Purppuraenkelikolibri
French: Héliange viola, Héliange violette
Croatian: tirkiznočela smaragdnica
Hungarian: ibolyakék napfénykolibri
Italian: Angelo del sole gola purpurea, Eliangelo golaviola
Japanese (romaji): fujinodotenshihachidori
Japanese: フジノドテンシハチドリ
Scientific: Heliangelus viola, Heliangelus viola, Heliangelus viola viola, Heliotrypha viola
Lithuanian: Mėlynkaktė nimfa
Dutch: Violetkeelzonnekolibrie, Violetkeel-zonnekolibrie
Norwegian Nynorsk: Purpurstrupesolengel
Norwegian: Purpurstrupesolengel
Polish: lordzik widlosterny, lordzik widłosterny
Portuguese: helianjo-de-garganta-violeta
Portuguese (Portugal): colibri-anjo-violeta
Russian: Пурпурногорлая нимфа, Пурпурногорлый феб
Slovak: nymfárik záhradný
Serbian: Sunčev anđeo ljubičastog grla
Swedish: Purpurstrupig solängel
Turkish: Mor gerdanlı günmeleği
Ukrainian: Колібрі-німфа пурпуровогорлий
Chinese: 紫喉领蜂鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 紫喉領蜂鳥

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