Canivet’s Emerald / Chlorostilbon canivetii

Canivet\'s Emerald / Chlorostilbon canivetii

Canivet's Emerald

SCI Name:  Chlorostilbon canivetii
Protonym:  Ornismya canivetii Hist.Nat.Colibris,Suppl.Ois.-Mouch. p.174,177 pl.37,38
Category:  Caprimulgiformes / Trochilidae /
Taxonomy Code:  caneme1
Type Locality:  Brazil, error = Jalapa, Vera Cruz, ex Rev. Zool., 1839, p. 15.
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Publish Year:  1832
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DEFINITIONS

CHLOROSTILBON
(Trochilidae; Ϯ Glittering-bellied Emerald C. lucidus pucherani) Gr. χλωρος khlōros  green; στιλβων stilbōn, στιλβοντος stilbontos  shining, an epithet of the planet Mercury (cf. στιλβη stilbē  lamp); "[plate] CHLOROSTILBONA PRASINA.   ...   [text] CHLOROSTILBON PRASINUS. Brazilian Emerald.   ...   The male has the upper and under surface yellowish green, with a golden lustre on the crown of the head and the sides of the neck; wings purplish brown; tail black, glossed with steel-blue; throat brilliant grass-green" (Gould 1853); "Chlorostilbon Gould, Monogr. Trochil., pt. 5, May, 1853, pl. [14] and text [= 5, pl. 355 of volume]. Type, by monotypy, Chlorostilbon prasinus Gould, not of authors, = Trochilus pucherani Bourcier." (Peters, 1945, V, p. 36). 
Var. Chlorostilbona.     
Synon. Chloauges, Chlorestes, Chlorolampis, Chrysomirus, Colubris, Erasmia, Halia, Marsyas, Mellisuga, Merion, Panychlora, Prasitis, Riccordia, Sporadinus.

canivetii
Emmanuel Jacques Canivet  (1796-1849) French taxidermist (Chlorostilbon, syn. Chlorostilbon salvini, syn. Philydor atricapillus).

SUBSPECIES

Canivet's Emerald (Canivet's)
SCI Name: Chlorostilbon canivetii canivetii
canivetii
Emmanuel Jacques Canivet  (1796-1849) French taxidermist (Chlorostilbon, syn. Chlorostilbon salvini, syn. Philydor atricapillus).

Canivet's Emerald (Salvin's)
SCI Name: Chlorostilbon canivetii salvini/osberti
CHLOROSTILBON
(Trochilidae; Ϯ Glittering-bellied Emerald C. lucidus pucherani) Gr. χλωρος khlōros  green; στιλβων stilbōn, στιλβοντος stilbontos  shining, an epithet of the planet Mercury (cf. στιλβη stilbē  lamp); "[plate] CHLOROSTILBONA PRASINA.   ...   [text] CHLOROSTILBON PRASINUS. Brazilian Emerald.   ...   The male has the upper and under surface yellowish green, with a golden lustre on the crown of the head and the sides of the neck; wings purplish brown; tail black, glossed with steel-blue; throat brilliant grass-green" (Gould 1853); "Chlorostilbon Gould, Monogr. Trochil., pt. 5, May, 1853, pl. [14] and text [= 5, pl. 355 of volume]. Type, by monotypy, Chlorostilbon prasinus Gould, not of authors, = Trochilus pucherani Bourcier." (Peters, 1945, V, p. 36). 
Var. Chlorostilbona.     
Synon. Chloauges, Chlorestes, Chlorolampis, Chrysomirus, Colubris, Erasmia, Halia, Marsyas, Mellisuga, Merion, Panychlora, Prasitis, Riccordia, Sporadinus.