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Scale-throated Hermit

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-[[Image:Scale-throated_Hermita.jpg|thumb|550px|right|Photo by {{user|Carlos+Henrique|Carlos Henrique}}<br />Serra do Japi - Jundiaí - SP - [[Brasil]]]]+
;[[:Category:Phaethornis|Phaethornis]] eurynome ;[[:Category:Phaethornis|Phaethornis]] eurynome
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==Identification== ==Identification==
-Dark feathers on throat giving a scaly appearance, broad white tips to the tail and yellowish lower mandible. +[[Image:Scale-throated_Hermita.jpg|thumb|350px|right|Photo by {{user|Carlos+Henrique|Carlos Henrique}}<br />Serra do Japi - Jundiaí - SP - [[Brazil]]]]
 +14‚Äď14¬∑5 cm (5¬Ĺ-5¬ĺ in)
 +*Olive upperparts
 +*Greyish underparts
 +*Dark feathers on throat give a scaly appearance
 +*Broad white tips to the tail
 +*Yellowish lower [[Dictionary_M-O#M|mandible]]
==Distribution== ==Distribution==
-[[Argentina]], [[Brazil]], and [[Paraguay]]. +[[South America]]: found in [[Paraguay]], [[Brazil]] and [[Argentina]].
==Taxonomy== ==Taxonomy==
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==Habitat== ==Habitat==
-Moist lowland forests and montanes.+Denizen of the mid-level Atlantic forest, where it inhabits the understorey of montane rainforests and humid areas of semi-deciduous forests.
==Behaviour== ==Behaviour==
-It feeds on nectar by trap-lining and on insects.+Their main diet consists of nectar and insects. They feed by [[Dictionary_T-Z#T|trap-lining]].
==References== ==References==
-#{{Ref-Clements6thAug15}}+#{{Ref-Clements6thAug17}}#Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved Dec 2017)
{{ref}} {{ref}}
==External Links== ==External Links==
-{{GSearch|Phaethornis+eurynome}}<!--EDITORS: poster missed the 't' off, not an English speaker. Maybe someone can explain to him. If another correctly named video is uploaded, it may need an additional search to be included-->+{{GSearch|Phaethornis+eurynome}}
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 +{{Video|Scale_throated_Hermi}}<!--EDITORS: poster missed the 't' off the video name; not an English speaker. Maybe someone can explain to him. If another correctly named video is uploaded, it may need an additional search to be included-->
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-{{Video|Scale_throated_Hermi}} 
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Photo by Xyko Paludo
Photo by Xyko Paludo
Phaethornis eurynome

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[edit] Identification

Photo by Carlos HenriqueSerra do Japi - Jundiaí - SP - Brazil
Photo by Carlos Henrique
Serra do Japi - Jundiaí - SP - Brazil

14‚Äď14¬∑5 cm (5¬Ĺ-5¬ĺ in)

  • Olive upperparts
  • Greyish underparts
  • Dark feathers on throat give a scaly appearance
  • Broad white tips to the tail
  • Yellowish lower mandible

[edit] Distribution

South America: found in Paraguay, Brazil and Argentina.

[edit] Taxonomy

[edit] Subspecies

There are 2 subspecies[1]:

  • P. e. paraguayensis:
  • P. e. eurynome:
  • South-eastern Brazil (Bahia to Rio Grande do Sul)

[edit] Habitat

Denizen of the mid-level Atlantic forest, where it inhabits the understorey of montane rainforests and humid areas of semi-deciduous forests.

[edit] Behaviour

Their main diet consists of nectar and insects. They feed by trap-lining.

[edit] References

  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2017. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2017, with updates to August 2017. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved Dec 2017)

[edit] External Links



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