Little woodstar (Chaetocercus bombus)

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Little woodstar fact file

Little woodstar description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderApodiformes
FamilyTrochilidae
GenusChaetocercus (1)

Information on the little woodstar is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Spanish
Colibrí Abejorro, Estrellita Chica.
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Little woodstar status

This species is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (June, 2010)
    http://www.cites.org/
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Little woodstar perched on branch  
Little woodstar perched on branch

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