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Lophornis pavoninus

Lophornis pavoninus, Photo: Michael Lahanas

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 pavoninus


Lophornis pavoninus Salvin & Godman, 1882


* Ibis p.81

Vernacular names
English: Peacock Coquette
Português: Topetinho-pavão

The Peacock Coquette (Lophornis pavoninus) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in Brazil, Guyana, and Venezuela.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montanes and heavily degraded former forest.


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

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