Threnetes Gould, 1852
* Gould, 1852. Monogr.Trochil. pt4 pl.14,15
Threnetes is a genus in the hummingbird family (Trochilidae). It contains the following species, collectively known as the barbthroats:
* Pale-tailed Barbthroat, Threnetes leucurus (formerly in T. niger)
The supposed "Black Barbthroats", described as T. grzimeki, are actually juvenile males of the Rufous-breasted Hermit (Glaucis hirsuta).
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