Sapphire-vented Puffleg Eriocnemis luciani

  • Order: Caprimulgiformes
  • Family: Trochilidae
  • Polytypic: 5 subspecies
  • Authors: Thomas S. Schulenberg and Carolyn W. Sedgwick
Sections

References

BirdLife International. 2013. Species factsheet: Sapphire-vented Puffleg Eriocnemis luciani. Downloaded from BirdLife International on 4 April 2013.

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Heynen, I. 1999a. Sapphire-vented Puffleg Eriocnemis luciani. Page 640 in J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, and J. Sargatal (editors), Handbook of the birds of the world. Volume 5. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Heynen, I. 1999b. Coppery-naped Puffleg Eriocnemis sapphiropygia. Page 640 in J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, and J. Sargatal (editors), Handbook of the birds of the world. Volume 5. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

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McGuire, J.A., C.C. Witt., J.V. Remsen, Jr,. R. Dudley, and D.L. Altshuler. 2009. A higher-level taxonomy for hummingbirds. Journal of Ornithology 150: 155-165.

Remsen, J.V., Jr., F.G. Stiles, and P.E. Scott. 1986. Frequency of arthropods in stomachs of tropical hummingbirds. Auk 103: 436-441.

Ridgely, R. S., and P. J. Greenfield. 2001a. The birds of Ecuador: status, distribution, and taxonomy. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, New York.

Ridgely, R. S., and P. J. Greenfield. 2001b. The birds of Ecuador: field guide. Cornell University Press, Ithaca, New York.

Salvin, O. 1897. [descriptions of new hummingbirds from Peru]. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 6: 30-31.

Schuchmann, K.-L. 1988. A nest of the Sapphire-vented Puffleg Eriocnemis luciani. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 108: 13-14.

Schuchmann, K.-L., A-A. Weller, and I. Heynen. 2001. Systematics and biogeography of the Andean genus Eriocnemis (Aves: Trochilidae). Journal of Ornithology 142: 433-481.

Recommended Citation

Schulenberg, T. S. and C. W. Sedgwick (2013). Sapphire-vented Puffleg (Eriocnemis luciani), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.savpuf1.01