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Lophornis adorabilis

Lophornis adorabilis - White-crested Coquette

Lophornis adorabilis

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Trochiliformes
Familia: Trochilidae
Subfamilia: Trochilinae
Genus: Lophornis
Species: Lophornis adorabilis


Lophornis adorabilis Salvin, 1870


* PZS Pt2 p.207

Vernacular names
English: White-crested Coquette

The White-crested Coquette (Lophornis adorabilis) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in Costa Rica and Panama. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and heavily degraded former forest.


* BirdLife International 2004. Lophornis adorabilis. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 10 July 2007.

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