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Described as Cypseloides cherriei Ridgway 1893; type locality Volcán de Irazú, Costa Rica
Phylogenetic relationships within Cypseloides have not been resolved.
Seitz, L. (2014). Spot-fronted Swift (Cypseloides cherriei), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.spfswi1.01