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Chlorostilbon elegans

 

Species Authority
Gould, 1860
Synonym/s
[i]Chlorostilbon bracei elegans[/i] Gould, 1860; [i]Erythronota elegans[/i] Gould, 1860
Common Name
Gould's emerald, Elegant emerald, Caribbean emerald
Locality
Caribbean?
Last Record
1860 or before
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/160030084/0]Extinct[/url]
TSE forum thread
Taxonomic Notes
Hypodigm
Only known from the holotype.
Notes
Probably comes from the Caribbean, but the exact area is not known.
References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
BirdLife International. (2012). Chlorostilbon elegans. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 23 August 2013.
 
Weller, A. A. (1999). On types of trochilids in The Natural History Museum, Tring II. Re-evaluation of Erythronota (?) elegans Gould 1860: a presumed extinct species of the genus Chlorostilbon. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 119(3): 197-201.