Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hummingbirds :: Band-tailed Barbthroat
Band-tailed Barbthroat Threnetes ruckeri
Described by: Bourcier (1847)
Alternate common name(s): Rucker's Hermit, Rucker's Barbthroat, Blue Fan-tailed Barbthroat
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeC. Central America s. to nw. South America;
(1) Caribbean slope of Belize, e. Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua, then along both slopes of Costa Rica to w. Panama.
(2) W. Colombia and nw. Ecuador.
(3) W. Venezuela. All three of the above races intergrade in e. Panama and n. Colombia.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Naturesongs.com
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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