Juan Fernandez Firecrown Sephanoides fernandensis


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Roy, M.S., Kirwan, G.M. and Boesman, P. 2013. Juan Fernandez Firecrown (Sephanoides fernandensis). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. and de Juana, E. (eds), Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive, Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Vizentin-Bugoni, J., Sonne, J., Hodum, P., Hagen, E. and Cordeiro, J. 2017. Spatial segregation of the endemic versus non-endemic hummingbird on Robinson Crusoe Island, Chile: the effect of competitor abundance but not resources or habitat. Journal of Ornithology 158(3): 793-798.

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Wolf, C.; Hagen, E. 2012. Aggressive interactions of firecrowns (Sephanoides spp.; Trochilidae) during the breeding season on Robinson Crusoe Island, Chile. Ornitologia Neotropical 23: 545-533.

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BirdLife International (2020) Species factsheet: Sephanoides fernandensis. Downloaded from on 08/07/2020. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2020) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 08/07/2020.