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Metallura odomae

Neblina Metaltail, Cerro Toledo, Ecuador 

Metallura odomae

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: Metallura
Species: Metallura odomae

Name

Metallura odomae G.R. Graves, 1980

References

Wilson Bulletin 92 p.3


Vernacular names
English: Neblina Metaltail

The Neblina Metaltail, M√ČTallure Du Chinguela, or Metalura Del Chinguela (Metallura odomae) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in Ecuador and Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montanes and subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss.
Source

BirdLife International 2008. Metallura odomae. 2010.2 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 10 August 2010.

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