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Campylopterus excellens  (Wetmore, 1941)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 555059

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Campylopterus curvipennis excellens (Wetmore, 1941)
  Common Name(s): Fandanguero cola larga [Spanish]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassAves  – Birds, oiseaux  
                         OrderApodiformes  – Swifts, Hummingbirds  
                            FamilyTrochilidae  – Hummingbirds, oiseaux-mouches  
                                  GenusCampylopterus Swainson, 1827  
                                     SpeciesCampylopterus excellens (Wetmore, 1941) – Fandanguero cola larga  

  Expert: Alan P. Peterson, M.D.  
  Notes: PO Box 1999 Walla Walla, Washington 99362-0999   
  Reference for: Campylopterus excellens    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Fandanguero cola larga[Spanish]   
  Source: Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource, 2007.02.11, website (version 11-Feb-07)  
  Acquired: 2007   
  Notes: "Zoonomen Nomenclatural data" maintained by Alan P. Peterson at   
  Reference for: Campylopterus excellens   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): American Ornithologists' Union  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Check-list of North American Birds, 7th Edition   
  Page(s): liv + 829   
  Publisher: American Ornithologists' Union   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-891276-00-X   
  Reference for: Campylopterus excellens   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Middle America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Mexico, Native  



  Comment: Camplyopterus excellens (Wetmore, 1941) (TSN 555059) is often lumped into Camplyopterus curvipennis (Deppe, 1830) (TSN 555058). However, Zoonomen and the AOU recognize it as a distinct species  



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