Fulvous-chinned Nunlet Nonnula sclateri

  • Order: Galbuliformes
  • Family: Bucconidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Thomas S. Schulenberg and Guy M. Kirwan


Geographic Variation

Nonnula sclateri is monotypic.

Related Species

Described as Nonnula sclateri Hellmayr 1907; type locality Humaytha [Humaitá], on the left [west] bank of the Rio Madeira [Amazonas], Brazil

Phylogenetic relationships within Nonnula have not been investigated; sclateri typically has been considered to be related to Nonnula rubecula (Rusty-breasted Nunlet) and Nonnula brunnea (Brown Nunlet) (Hellmayr 1907, Rasmussen and Collar 2002).

Recommended Citation

Schulenberg, T. S. and G. M. Kirwan (2015). Fulvous-chinned Nunlet (Nonnula sclateri), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.fucnun1.01