Blue-capped hummingbird (Eupherusa cyanophrys)

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Blue-capped hummingbird fact file

Blue-capped hummingbird description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderApodiformes
FamilyTrochilidae
GenusEupherusa (1)

Information on the blue-capped hummingbird is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Oaxaca hummingbird.
Spanish
Colibrí Oaxaqueño.
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Blue-capped hummingbird status

Classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (March, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org
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Blue-capped hummingbird on branch  
Blue-capped hummingbird on branch

© Amy McAndrews

Amy McAndrews
aemcandrews@yahoo.ca

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