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Apodiformes (Hummingbirds, Swifts and Treeswifts)

 

Family: Apodidae (Swifts)

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Aerodramus manuoi Steadman, 2002 Mangaia swiftlet Holocene Mangaia, Cook Islands Extinct Access
Aerodramus spodiopygius ingens Salomonsen, 1983 Southern Vanuatu white-rumped swiftlet, White-rumped swiftlet, Southern Vanuatu swiftlet 1971 Vanuatu (Anatom, Erromango & Tanna) Missing? Access
Tachornis uranoceles Olson, 1982 - Late Pleistocene Puerto Rico Extinct Access

 

 

Family: Hemiprocnidae (Treeswifts)

—No subordinate taxa

 

Family: Trochilidae (Hummingbirds)

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Amazilia alfaroana Underwood, 1896 Alfaro's hummingbird, Indigo-capped hummingbird, Miravalles hummingbird, Guanacaste hummingbird 1895 Miravalles Volcano, Costa Rica Missing Access
Amazilia castaneiventris Gould, 1856 Chestnut-bellied hummingbird - Colombia Rediscovered Access
Amazilia distans Wetmore & Phelps, 1956 Táchira emerald pre-1957 Venezuela Invalid (synonym) Access
Amazilia luciae (Lawrence, 1867) Honduran emerald - Honduras Rediscovered Access
Chlorostilbon bracei Lawrence, 1877 Brace's emerald July 1877 New Providence Island, Bahamas Extinct Access
Coeligena orina Wetmore, 1953 Dusky starfrontlet - Colombia (north-west) Rediscovered Access
Discosura letitiae Bourcier & Mulsant, 1852 Coppery thorntail pre-1853 Bolivia (more likely) or Brazil (less likely) Missing Access
Eriocnemis mirabilis Meyer de Schauensee, 1967 Colorful puffleg, Colourful puffleg - Colombia Rediscovered Access
Heliangelus zusii Graves, 1993 Bogotá sunangel 1909 Colombia? Invalid (hybrid) Access
Sephanoides fernandensis leyboldi Gould, 1870 Alejandro Selkirk firecrown, Leybold's fire-crown 1908 Alejandro Selkirk Island (=Isla Alejandro Selkirk = Isla Masafuera), Chile Invalid (synonym) Access