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Slender Sheartail Doricha enicura

LC Least Concern
Monotypic
A. Townsend Peterson and Peter F. D. Boesman
Version: 1.0 — Published March 4, 2020

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Recommended Citation

Peterson, A. T. and P. F. D. Boesman (2020). Slender Sheartail (Doricha enicura), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (J. del Hoyo, A. Elliott, J. Sargatal, D. A. Christie, and E. de Juana, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.sleshe1.01