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Chrysuronia brevirostris  (R. Lesson, 1829)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1150077

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Amazilia brevirostris (R. Lesson, 1829)
    Ornismya brevirostris R. Lesson, 1829
  Common Name(s): White-chested Emerald [English]
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderApodiformes  – Swifts, Hummingbirds  
                            FamilyTrochilidae  – Hummingbirds, oiseaux-mouches  
                                  GenusChrysuronia Bonaparte, 1850  
                                     SpeciesChrysuronia brevirostris (R. Lesson, 1829) – White-chested Emerald  
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                                        SubspeciesChrysuronia brevirostris brevirostris (R. Lesson, 1829)  
                                        SubspeciesChrysuronia brevirostris chionopectus (Gould, 1859)  
                                        SubspeciesChrysuronia brevirostris orienticola (Todd, 1942)  

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  Source: IOC World Bird List (v 11.1), website (version 11.1)  
  Acquired: 2021   
  Notes: Gill, F., and D. Donsker, eds. 2021. IOC World Bird List (v 11.1). doi: 10.14344/IOC.ML.11.1. Available at [Accessed 28 May, 2021]   
  Reference for: Chrysuronia brevirostris, White-chested Emerald [English]   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    South America  






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