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Mellisugini
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Superorder: Strisores
Order: Apodiformes
Family: Trochilidae
Subfamily: Trochilinae
Tribe: Mellisugini
G.R. Gray, 1848
Genera

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Mellisugini is a tribe of birds in the hummingbird family collectively called bees.[1] They range from Canada to South America. It contains the following species:


References

  1. ^ John H. Boyd III (August 25, 2011). "METAVES III: Apodiformes". TiF Checklist. Retrieved 12-11-2019.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
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