Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hummingbirds :: Swallow-tailed Hummingbird
Swallow-tailed Hummingbird Eupetomena macrourus
Described by: Gmelin, J. F. (1788)
Alternate common name(s): Common Swallowtail, Brazilian Swallowtail, Cayenne Forktailed Hummingbird
Old scientific name(s): Eupetomena macroura, Eupetomena macroura, Campylopterus macrourus
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RangeNe., sc. and s. tropical South America;
(1) Guyana, Surniman, Guiana, n., c. and se. Brazil (Amapa and Para and a separate population in Mato Grosso, Goias and Minas Gerais to Sao Paulo) to Paraguay.
(2) Ne. Brazil (s. Maranhao, Piaui, Ceara, Pernambuco and Bahia (Salvador and Chapada Diamantina) to c. Goias and c. Minas Gerais).
(3) Se. Brazil (Serra do Mar in s. Sao Paulo).
(4) Se. Peru (Huiro) and ne. Bolivia(?).
(5) Nw. Bolivia (Beni).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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