Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Vireos and Allies :: Lemon-chested Greenlet

Lemon-chested Greenlet Hylophilus thoracicus

Described by: Temminck (1822)
Alternate common name(s): Rio de Janeiro Greenlet
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Camaca, Bahia, Brazil - Mar, 2004 © Arthur Grosset  Camaca, Bahia, Brazil - Mar, 2004 © Arthur Grosset 
Select thumbnail to view larger image - Place cursor over image for image information


(1) E. of the Andes in e. Colombia, Ecuador, e. Peru, w. Amazonian Brazil (Acre) and n. Bolivia.
(2) S. Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana and n. Amazonian Brazil.
(3) Se. Brazil (w. Para s. to se. Minas Gerais, Epiritio Santo, Rio de Janeiro).


No videos are available for this species


Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Ministerio do Meio Ambiente


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


Please email with errors/comments on this page or to donate photos.

If there is no family list to the left, you may have arrived at this page from a direct link.
Please select "Mangoverde World Bird Guide" to view the entire bird site.