Beautiful Hummingbird Calothorax pulcher

  • Order: Caprimulgiformes
  • Family: Trochilidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Marîa del Coro Arizmendi, Claudia I. Rodríguez-Flores, Carlos A. Soberanes-González, Tom Johnson, and Thomas S. Schulenberg
Sections

References

BirdLife International. 2013. Species factsheet: Beautiful Hummingbird Calothorax pulcher. Downloaded from BirdLife International on 6 December 2013.

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Schuchmann, K.-L. 1999. Family Trochilidae, hummingbirds. Pages 468-680 in J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, and J. Sargatal (editors), Handbook of the birds of the world. Volume 5. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Scott, P.E. 1994. Lucifer Hummingbird (Calothorax lucifer), in A. Poole (editor), The Birds of North America Online. Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, New York.

Scott, P.E. 1999. Beautiful Hummingbird Calothorax pulcher. Page 669 in J. del Hoyo, J., A. Elliott, and J. Sargatal (editors), Handbook of the birds of the world. Volume 5. Barn-Owls to hummingbirds. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

SEMARNAT. 2002. Norma Oficial Mexicana NOM-059-SEMARNAT -2001, Protección ambiental - Especies nativas de México de flora y fauna silvestres-Categorías de riesgo y especificaciones para su inclusión, exclusión o cambio-Lista de especies en riesgo. Diario Oficial de la Federación, Miércoles 6 de Marzo de 2002 (Segunda Sección). México, D.F.

Recommended Citation

Arizmendi, M. d. C., C. I. Rodríguez-Flores, C. A. Soberanes-González, T. Johnson, and T. S. Schulenberg (2013). Beautiful Hummingbird (Calothorax pulcher), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.beahum1.01