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Eriocnemis  Reichenbach, 1849
Taxonomic Serial No.: 553720

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2021   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderApodiformes  – Swifts, Hummingbirds  
                            FamilyTrochilidae  – Hummingbirds, oiseaux-mouches  
                                  GenusEriocnemis Reichenbach, 1849  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesEriocnemis aline (Bourcier, 1843) – Emerald-bellied Puffleg 
                                     SpeciesEriocnemis cupreoventris (Fraser, 1840) – Coppery-bellied Puffleg 
                                     SpeciesEriocnemis derbyi (Delattre & Bourcier, 1846) – Black-thighed Puffleg 
                                     SpeciesEriocnemis glaucopoides (d'Orbigny & Lafresnaye, 1838) – Blue-capped Puffleg 
                                     SpeciesEriocnemis godini (Bourcier, 1851) – Turquoise-throated Puffleg 
                                     SpeciesEriocnemis isabellae Cortés-Diago, Ortega, Mazariegos-Hurtado & Weller, 2007 – Gorgeted Puffleg 
                                     SpeciesEriocnemis luciani (Bourcier, 1847) – Sapphire-vented Puffleg 
                                     SpeciesEriocnemis mirabilis Meyer de Schauensee, 1967 – Colorful Puffleg 
                                     SpeciesEriocnemis mosquera (Delattre & Bourcier, 1846) – Golden-breasted Puffleg 
                                     SpeciesEriocnemis nigrivestis (Bourcier & Mulsant, 1852) – Black-breasted Puffleg 
                                     SpeciesEriocnemis vestita (R. Lesson, 1839) – Glowing Puffleg 

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.   
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Eriocnemis    
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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: Eriocnemis   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2020.04.03, website (version 03-Apr-20)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Eriocnemis   
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