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Chlorostilbon bracei

 

Species Authority
Lawrence, 1877
Synonym/s
Common Name
Brace's Emerald
Locality
New Providence Island, Bahamas
Last Record
July 1877
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/106001885/0]Extinct[/url]
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Taxonomic Notes
Hypodigm
Known only from the holotype collected on New Providence Island in 1877 (Graves & Olson, 1987).
Notes
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
 
Lawrence, G.N. (1877). [url=https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109884#page/82/mode/1up]Descriptions of new species of  birds of the families Trochilidae and Tetraonidae[/url]. Ann. New York Acad. Sci. 1: 50-52.
 
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Graves, Gary R., and, Olson, Storrs L. (1987). Chlorostilbon bracei Lawrence, an extinct species of hummingbird from New Providence Island, Bahamas. The Auk 104: 296-302 (available online: https://elibrary.unm.edu/sora/Auk/v104n02/p0296-p0302.pdf)
 
Olson, Storrs L. and Hilgartner, W. B. (1982). Fossil and subfossil birds from the Bahamas. Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology 48: 22-56.