The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Lophornis brachylophus Moore, 1949

Short-crested coquette



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Lophornis delattrei brachylopha Moore, 1949; Lophornis brachylopha Moore, 1949 [orth. error]


Conservation Status

Last record: 1949 or before

Rediscovered in ?

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered





Biology & Ecology










Anon. 2012. Species action update: Short-crested Coquette Lophornis brachylophus. World Birdwatch 24(1): 18-19.

BirdLife International. 2012. Preventing Extinctions Program Americas Report 2011. Unpublished report.

BirdLife International. 2015. Lophornis brachylophus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T22687196A78789650. Downloaded on 24 May 2016.

Ornelas, Juan Francisco. (1987). Rediscovery of the Rufous-Crested Coquette ([i]Lophornis delattrei brachylopha[/i]) in Guerrero, Mexico. The Wilson Bulletin 99(4): 719-721. [Abstract]


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