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Black-breasted Plovercrest Alternate name
Stephanoxis lalandi Scientific name
Trochiliformes Order
Trochilidae      Family
8 - 9 cm Length
Tropical rainforest, moist shrubland & degraded former forest, up to 900 m. Occrs in:- Argentina, Brazil & Paraguay. Habitat-Altitude-Range
2;white eggs incubation 15-16 days, by female & fledging between 19 & 22 days. Clutch
Nectare, insects. Food  
1861 - TSN: 555086 World Number
Least Concern Status

Photo by William Price © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Plovercrest Ssp: lalandi Nick Athanas Pedra de Baú, Campos do Jordao, SP Brazil Male singing at a dispersed lek XC7924

Czech: Kolibrík copatý, kolibřík copatý
Danish: Vibekolibri
German: Spitzhaubenelfe, Zopfelfe
English: Black-breasted Plovercrest, De Lalande's Plovercrest, Plovercrest
Spanish: Colibrí Copetón, Mainumby apirati, Picaflor Copetón
Spanish (Argentine): Picaflor copetón
Spanish (Paraguay): Mainumby apirati, Picaflor copetón
Finnish: Töyhtökolibri
French: Colibri de Delalande, Oiseau-mouche huppé de Loddiges
Guarani: Mainumby apiratî
Italian: Colibrě crestato pettonero, Colibrě di Delalande
Japanese: kammurihachidori, kanmurihachidori
Japanese: カンムリハチドリ
Latin: Stephanoxis lalandi, Stephanoxis lalandi lalandi
Dutch: Zwartborstkoketkolibrie, Zwartborst-koketkolibrie
Norwegian: Vipekolibri
Polish: strojnis, strojniś, Strojniś czubaty
Portuguese: beija-flor-de-penacho, Beija-flor-de-topete
Portuguese (Brazil): beija-flor-de-penacho, Beija-flor-de-topete
Russian: делаландов колибри, Шилохохлый колибри
Slovak: kolibrík tmavoprsý
Swedish: Vipkolibri
Chinese: 紫胸凤头蜂鸟

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