Olivaceous thornbill

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Olivaceous thornbill
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Apodiformes
Family: Trochilidae
Genus: Chalcostigma
C. olivaceum
Binomial name
Chalcostigma olivaceum
Lawrence, 1864

The olivaceous thornbill (Chalcostigma olivaceum) is a species of hummingbird in the family Trochilidae. It is found in Peru and Bolivia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Chalcostigma olivaceum". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.