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Violet-capped Woodnymph

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©Thor Ostbye

Class: Aves


Family: Trochilidae

Scientific Name:Thalurania glaucopis

IUCN Red List status: Least Concern

Protected by the following WLT projects:


Species Range (IUCN)


The Violet Capped Woodnymph is found along forest edges in Eastern and Southern Brazil, with it's range extending into the adjacent areas in both Paraguay and Argentina.

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