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Category:Chionomesa - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Chionomesa


Hummingbirds from South America.


Chionomesa is a genus in the family Trochilidae.
These species were formerly included in genus Amazilia.

Genus Chionomesa viewedit
C. fimbriata Glittering-throated Emerald
C. lactea Sapphire-spangled Emerald


  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, S. M. Billerman, T. A. Fredericks, J. A. Gerbracht, D. Lepage, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2021. The eBird/Clements checklist of Birds of the World: v2021. Downloaded from https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/

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Pages in category ‘Chionomesa’

The following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total.