Birds of North Carolina:
their Distribution and Abundance
Green-breasted Mango - Anthracothorax prevostii
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General Comments Accidental. An immature Green-breasted Mango was seen by dozens of birders, banded, and photographed, in a rural area of northeastern Cabarrus, from 12 Nov - 4 Dec 2000* [Chat 69:68-70 link]. This represented the first record of the species for the eastern United States; this is a species of Mexico, Central America, and northwestern South America.
Breeding Status Nonbreeder
NC BRC List Definitive
Coastal Plain No records.
Piedmont One record (see above).
Mountains No records.
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Attribution LeGrand[2012-07-14], LeGrand[2011-12-09], LeGrand[2011-05-24]
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