Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Green-throated Carib Eulampis holosericeus

Photo: Mark Yokoyama

Classification

Trochilidae [family]
Eulampis [genus] (2)
holosericeus [species]

Classification

Trochilidae [family]
Eulampis [genus] (2)
holosericeus [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Saba
  • Sint Eustatius
  • Sint Maarten
  • Presence status
  • Indigenous (1) - Saba
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Eustatius
  • Indigenous (1) - Sint Maarten
  • Endemic to Lesser Antilles
    Distribution description Endemic to the Lesser Antilles and the Virgin Islands.

    Publications

    • Bos, O.G., Bakker, P.A.J., Henkens, R., Debrot, A.O. 2018. Preliminary checklist of extant endemic species and subspecies of the windward Saba and the Saba Bank) Preliminary checklist of extant endemic species and subspecies of the windward. 65. Wageningen Marine Research Report no. C067.18.
    • Danforth, S.T. 1930. Notes on the birds of St. Martin and St. Eustatius. The Auk 47: 44-47.
    • Geelhoed, S.C.V., Verdaat, J.P. 2012. Cruise report seabird and cetacean survey Saba Bank expedition october 2011. 13. IMARES Wageningen UR.
    • Hoogerwerf, A. 1977. Notes on the birds of St. Martin, Saba and St. Eustatius. Studies on the fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands 54: 60-123.
    • Raffaele, H., Wiley, J., Garrido, O., Keith, A. & Raffaele, J. 1998. Birds of the West Indies. 511 pp. Christopher Helm, London.
    • Rojer, A. 1997. Biological Inventory of Saba. 87 pp. CARMABI Foundation, Curaçao.
    • Rojer, A. 1997. Biological inventory of Sint Eustatius. CARMABI Foundation, Curaçao.
    • Rojer, A. 1997. Biological inventory of St. Maarten. 102 pp. CARMABI Foundation, Curaçao.
    • Voous, K.H. 1955. De vogels van de Nederlandse Antillen (Birds of the Netherlands Antilles). 205pp. Werkgroup Nederlandse Antillen, Curaçao.
    • Voous, K.H. 1955. The birds of St. Martin, Saba and St. Eustatius. Studies on the fauna of Curaçao and other Caribbean Islands 6: 1-82.
    • Voous, K.H., Koelers, H.J. 1967. Check-list of the birds of St. Martin, Saba, and St. Eustatius. Ardea 55: 115-137.
    • Wells, J., Debrot, A.O. 2008. Saba. In: Netherlands Antilles (Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, St. Eustatius). 259-271. BirdLife International.
    • Wells, J., Debrot, A.O. 2008. St. Eustatius. In: Netherlands Antilles (Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, St. Eustatius). 284-289. BirdLife International.
    • Yokoyama, M. 2010. The Incomplete Guide to the Wildlife of Saint Martin. 129 pp. sxm wildlife.
    • Yokoyama, M. 2013. The Incomplete guide to the wildlife of Saint Martin. Revised and expanded second edition. 131. sxm wildlife.