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Green-crowned Brilliant Heliodoxa jacula

  • Order: Caprimulgiformes
  • Family: Trochilidae
  • Polytypic: 3 subspecies
  • Authors: Joseph Taylor
Sections

References

BirdLife International. 2011. Species factsheet: Heliodoxa jacula. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/05/2011.

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Sánchez, J. E., R. S. Mulvihill, and T. L. Master. 2000. First description of the nest and eggs of the Green-crowned Brilliant (Heliodoxa jacula), with some behavioral notes. Ornitología Neotropical 11:189-196.

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Stiles, F. G. 1999. Green-fronted Brilliant Heliodoxa jacula, p617 in del Hoyo J., A. Elliott, and J. Sargatal. Eds. Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 5: barn-owls to hummingbirds. Barcelona, Spain: Lynx Edicions.

Stiles, F. G., and A. F. Skutch. 1989. A guide to the birds of Costa Rica. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press.

Taylor, J. 2005. Observations on the pollination ecology of sympatric populations of Heliconia beckneri and H. tortuosa in southern Costa Rica. MRes dissertation: University of Glasgow, UK.

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Wetmore, A. 1968. The birds of the Republic of Panamá. Part 2. - Columbidae (Pigeons) to Picidae (Woodpeckers). Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Volume 150, Part 2. Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press.

Recommended Citation

Taylor, J. (2011). Green-crowned Brilliant (Heliodoxa jacula), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.grcbri1.01