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Amazilia boucardi

(Mangrove Hummingbird)

Overview

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Endangered

Threat status

Common Names

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Common Names in English:

Mangrove Hummingbird

Common Names in French:

Ariane de Boucard

Common Names in German:

Mangroveamazilie

Common Names in Japanese:

マングローブエメラルドハチドリ

Common Names in Spanish:

Amazilia de manglar

Description

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Habitat

Vegetation: tropical lowland evergreen forest, mangrove forests • Zoogeographic Region: Humid Pacific Coast • Foraging Strata: Canopy • Center of Abundance: Lower tropical: lowlands, lower than 500 m.; tropics. • Sensitivity to Disturbance: Medium

Typically found at an altitude of 0 to 4,479 meters (0 to 14,695 feet).[1]

Ecology: It feeds principally on the flowers of P. rhizophorae, but is occasionally observed in adjacent , non-mangrove habitats . Nesting has been recorded in October-February.

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Taxonomy

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Synonyms

Amazilia boucardi (Mulsant, 1877)

Notes

Name Status: Accepted Name .

Last scrutiny: 06-Dec-2005

Similar Species

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Members of the genus Amazilia

ZipcodeZoo has pages for 75 species and subspecies in this genus:

A. alticola (Loja Hummingbird) · (Blue-Chested Hummingbird) · A. amabilis amabilis (Blue-Chested Hummingbird) · (Amazilia Hummingbird (Amazilia)) · (Amazilia Hummingbird (Loja)) · (Amazilia Hummingbird) · (Berylline Hummingbird) · (Berylline Hummingbird) · (Berylline Hummingbird) · (Mangrove Hummingbird) · (White-Chested Emerald) · (White-Bellied Emerald) · (White-Bellied Emerald) · (Chestnut-Bellied Hummingbird) · (White-Bellied Hummingbird) · (White-Bellied Hummingbird) · A. chionogaster hypoleuca (White-Bellied Hummingbird) · (White-Bellied Hummingbird) · A. chionopectus (White-Chested Emerald) · A. cupreicauda (Tepui Hummingbird) · (Indigo-Capped Hummingbird) · (Azure-Crowned Hummingbird) · (Azure-Crowned Hummingbird (Mosquitia)) · (Azure-Crowned Hummingbird (Azure-Crowned)) · (Blue-Tailed Hummingbird) · (Blue-Tailed Hummingbird) · (Blue-Tailed Hummingbird) · (Charming Hummingbird) · A. distans (Tachira Emerald) · (Snowy-Bellied Hummingbird) · (Snowy-Breasted Hummingbird) · (Glittering-Throated Emerald) · (Glittering-Throated Emerald) · (Andean Emerald) · (Andean Emerald) · (Andean Emerald) · A. handleyi (Escudo Hummingbird) · (Sapphire-Spangled Emerald) · (Sapphire-Spangled Emerald) · (Sapphire-Spangled Emerald) · (Plain-Bellied Emerald) · (Plain-Bellied Emerald) · (Honduran Emerald) · A. rondoniae (Rondonia Emerald) · (Purple-Chested Hummingbird) · (Cinnamon Hummingbird (Mainland)) · (Cinnamon Hummingbird (Tres Marias Is.)) · (Cinnamon Hummingbird) · A. saucerottei (Steely-Vented Hummingbird) · (Steely-Vented Hummingbird) · (Steely-Vented Hummingbird) · (Copper-Rumped Hummingbird) · (Copper-Rumped Hummingbird) · (Rufous-Tailed Hummingbird (Rufous-Tailed)) · (Rufous-Tailed Hummingbird (Escudo)) · (Rufous-Tailed Hummingbird) · (Rufous-Tailed Hummingbird) · (Versicolored Emerald (Versicolored)) · (Versicolored Emerald) · (Versicolored Emerald) · (Violet-Crowned Hummingbird) · (Violet-Crowned Hummingbird) · (Violet-Crowned Hummingbird) · (Green-And-White Hummingbird) · (Green-Fronted Hummingbird) · (Green-Fronted Hummingbird (Green-Fronted)) · (Green-Fronted Hummingbird (Cinnamon-Sided)) · (Green-Bellied Hummingbird (Green-Bellied)) · (Green-Bellied Hummingbird) · A. wagneri (Cinnamon-Sided Hummingbird) · (Buff-Bellied Hummingbird) · (Buff-Bellied Hummingbird (Northern)) · (Buff-Bellied Hummingbird) · (Buff-Bellied Hummingbird (Yucatan)) · A. yucatensis (Buff-Bellied Hummingbird)

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Notes

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Contributors

Data Sources

Accessed through GBIF Data Portal March 09, 2008:

Identifiers

Footnotes

  1. Mean = 21.800 meters (71.522 feet), Standard Deviation = 186.480 based on 201,417 observations. Altitude information for each observation from British Oceanographic Data Centre. [back]
  2. BirdLife International 2008. Amazilia boucardi. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 30 January 2012. [back]
Last Revised: 3/13/2014