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Thalurania furcata

Thalurania furcata

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Trochiliformes
Familia: Trochilidae
Subfamilia: Trochilinae
Genus: Thalurania
Species: Thalurania furcata

Name

Thalurania furcata (Gmelin, 1788)

References

* Syst.Nat. 1 pt1 p.486


Vernacular names
English: Fork-tailed Woodnymph
Polski: Widłogonek zielonogardły
Português: Beija-flor-tesoura-verde

The Fork-tailed Woodnymph (Thalurania furcata) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, and heavily degraded former forest.

References

* BirdLife International 2004. Thalurania furcata. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 10 July 2007.

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