Slender Sheartail (Doricha enicura) - HBW 5, p. 667
French: Colibri à queue singulière
Spanish: Colibrí Colirraro
Taxonomy: Trochilus enicura Vieillot, 1818, Brazil; error = Guatemala.
Genus sometimes merged into Calothorax, or an expanded version of Calliphlox. Monotypic.
Distribution: Mountains and interior valleys of S Mexico (Chiapas) to Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
Interaction between an adult male Slender Sheartail and a bee. Locality San Juan Chamelco, Alta Verapaz Department, Guatemala (Monotypic species)
Knut Eisermann 2 November 2007 3 years ago 17 sec 3.6
Locality Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas State, Mexico (Southern)
rchavezdm 7 February 2013 12 weeks ago 4.3
Locality San Juan Chamelco, Alta Verapaz Department, Guatemala (Monotypic species)
Knut Eisermann 2 November 2007 3 years ago 4
Dorsal view of a male.
Locality Sumidero Canyon, Chiapas State, Mexico (Southern) (Monotypic species)
Ken Havard 8 February 2013 11 weeks ago 2.8
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