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Neolesbia nehrkorni (Berlepsch, 1887)

Nehrkorn's sylph

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Cyanolesbia nehrkorni Berlepsch, 1887

 

Invalid (hybrid) (Hinkelmann et al., 1991)

 

Conservation Status

Invalid (hybrid) (Hinkelmann et al., 1991)

 

Distribution

Colombia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Berlepsch, H. von. (1887). Kritische Übersicht der in den sogenannten Bogota-Collectionen (S.O. Colombia) vorkommenden Colibri-Arten. J. Orn. 35: 313-336.

 

Other references:

Hinkelmann, C., Nicolai, B. and Dickerman R. W. (1991). Notes on a hitherto unknown specimen of Neolesbia nehrkorni (Berlepsch, 1887; Trochilidae) with a discussion of the hybrid origin of this “species”. Bull. Br. Ornithol. Club 111(4): 190-199.

Peters, J. L. (1945). Check-list of birds of the world. Vol. 5. Harvard: Museum of Comparative Zoology.

https://nc.iucnredlist.org/redlist/content/attachment_files/1964_Bird_List_English_IUCN_Bulletin_10-Supp_Jan-Mar.pdf [automatic download]

 

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