Hummingbirds (Trochilidae)

Olivaceous Thornbill (Chalcostigma olivaceum) - HBW 5, p. 655

French: Métallure olivâtre German: Braunes Glanzschwänzchen Spanish: Colibrí Oliváceo

Taxonomy: Ramphomicron olivaceus Lawrence, 1864, La Paz, Bolivia.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • pallens Carriker, 1935 - locally in Andes of C Peru.
  • olivaceum (Lawrence, 1864) - locally in E Andes of SE Peru and WC Bolivia.

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