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    white-tufted sunbeam (Aglaeactis castelnaudii) ornith. - colibri de Castelnau, m - colibri de Castelneau, m (Aglaeactis castelnaudii)


     ... Taxonomy in detail

    Scientific name   Aglaeactis castelnaudii

    Authority      (Bourcier & Mulsant, 1848)


    Common names

    English      White-tufted Sunbeam

    Taxonomic sources   SACC. 2005 and updates. A classification of the bird species of South America. Available at: http :// ...

     White-tufted Sunbeam (Aglaeactis castelnaudii)

    Order: Apodiformes | Family: Trochilidae | IUCN Status: Least Concern

     ... Identification & Behavior: ~11.5 cm (4.5 in). The White-tufted Sunbeam is overall rufous and dusky with distinctive broad white feathers on the breast. The rump in both sexes is mostly iridescent purple. The tail is slightly notched and mostly rufous. The bill is black and straight. It is similar to the closely related Shining Sunbeam but is distinguished by being overall darker and the conspicuous white feathers on the breast. These two species seem to interbreed to some extent as intermediate-plumaged birds are seen in areas where they overlap. ...


    Order Apodiformes   Family Trochilidae

    Hummingbirds are restricted to the Americas from southern Alaska to Tierra del Fuego, including the Caribbean. The majority of species occur in tropical and subtropical Central and South America. Hummingbirds are are among the smallest of birds. ...

    ... Genus Aglaeactis

    Sunbeams (Aglaeactis) are large hummingbirds with a straight bill of medium length (for a hummmingbird), and which occupy high elevation humid forest edge in the Andes. In sunbeams the throat is dull, with no glittering gorget, but all species of sunbeam have a tuft of white or rufous feathers on the breast, and the rump usually is some shade of iridescent purple.

     ... Sunbeam,_White-tufted Aglaeactis castelnaudii 

    Found: Peru

    The White-tufted Sunbeam has white tuft on breast; magenta colored lower back; copper tail. ...

     Aglaeactis castelnaudii (Bourcier & Mulsant, 1848)

     ...  Taxonomy and Nomenclature       

        Kingdom:   Animalia   

        Taxonomic Rank:   Species   

        Synonym(s):   Trochilus castelnaudii Bourcier & Mulsant, 1848

        Common Name(s):   White-tufted Sunbeam [English]   

        Taxonomic Status:       Current Standing:   valid      

        Data Quality Indicators:   Record Credibility Rating:   verified - standards met ...

     The white-tufted sunbeam (Aglaeactis castelnaudii) is a species of hummingbird in the family Trochilidae. It is found only in Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forest and subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland.[1]


    An adult white-tufted sunbeam is approximately 12 cm in height and weighs 7- 8.5 g. The bill is straight and black and there is a notable patch of white feathers directly under the chin on the breast. The rest of the body is described as tawny and darkly-colored. There are iridescent feathers on the back of the bird that are most noticeable in flight and while hovering. Males and females of the species exhibit subtle sexual dimorphism.[3] ...

     Colibri de Castelnau

     Le Colibri de Castelneau (Aglaeactis castelnaudii) est une espèce d'oiseau appartenant à la famille des Trochilidae.

     Distribution      Répartition : Pérou. ...

     ... Classification (COI)

     ... Classe   Aves

    Ordre   Apodiformes

    Famille   Trochilidae

    Genre   Aglaeactis

    Espèce      Aglaeactis castelnaudii   (Bourcier & Mulsant, 1848) ...

     Colibri de Castelneau ou Colibri de Castelnau

    Aglaeactis castelnaudii - White-tufted Sunbeam

     Description identification

    Colibri de Castelneau (Aglaeactis castelnaudii) est un oiseau qui appartient à la famille des Trochilidés.

     ... Habitat

    Colibri de Castelneau

    Forêt : montagneuse humide ; Maquis : haute altitude

     ... Descripteur   Bourcier Mulsant, 1848

    Biométrie      Taille      : 12 cm ...

     ... Français

    Domaine(s)      Oiseaux

    Entrée(s) universelle(s)   Aglaeactis castelnaudii   latin

       colibri de Castelnau

       correct, nom masculin, uniformisé

    OBS   Oiseau de la famille des Trochilidae.

    OBS   colibri de Castelnau : terme français uniformisé par la Commission internationale des noms français des oiseaux. ...

      colibri de Castelneau

    Domaine      zoologie > ornithologie

    Auteur      Commission internationale des noms français des oiseaux, 1993

    Note      Ordre : Apodiformes; famille : Trochilidae. 

    Terme   colibri de Castelneau  n. m.


    Auteur   Commission internationale des noms français des oiseaux, 1993

    Terme   Aglaeactis castelnaudii  ...

     Colibri de Castelneau

    Apodiformes > Trochilidae > Aglaeactis castelnaudii*     (Bourcier & Mulsant, 1848)

    White-tufted Sunbeam (en) ;Weißbüschelkolibri (de) ;Macchia di sole dai ciuffetti (it) ;Colibrí condecorado (es)

    Note : aussi Tropfenbrustkolibri (de).

     ... Habitat : Forêt tropicale et subtropicale humide de montagne.

     ... Région : Amérique ( 1 pays afficher/cacher )

    Statut :    Quasi menacé, population en baisse ...

     Trochilidae (colibris)

    Nombre de genres : 103

    Nombre d’espèces : 350 ...

    ... Genre Aglaeactis – 4 espèces

    * Colibri étincelant Aglaeactis cupripennis

    Colibri d’Alice Aglaeactis aliciae

    Colibri de Castelnau Aglaeactis castelnaudii

    Colibri paméla Aglaeactis pamela ...


     ... Part 1

    CITES species index

    Compiled for the CITES Secretariat by the UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre...

     ... Aglaeactis castelnaudii: II TROCHILIDAE (Aves)

     (E) White-tufted Sunbeam,

     (S) Colibrí condecorado,

     (F) Colibri de Castelneau ...

    Author no me bré (700807) 12 Mar 22, 11:30
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