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    • Trogoniformes
  • English
    • Trogons and Quetzals
  • Spanish
    • Trogones y quetzales

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Recent observations

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Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

August 19, 2012

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nicoolejnik

Date

April 1, 2013

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Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

January 1, 2014

Description

Female and juvenile male.

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What

Gartered Trogon Trogon caligatus

Observer

alezandra

Date

February 22, 2015 01:05 PM CST

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Black-headed Trogon Trogon melanocephalus

Observer

rkharwood

Date

January 22, 2014

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Trogons Family Trogonidae

Observer

npollock66

Date

May 29, 2013

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What

Trogón violáceo Trogon caligatus

Observer

belenjd

Date

February 18, 2015

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Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno

Observer

rkharwood

Date

January 19, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A male Respelendent Quetzel was observed on a private farm in an Avocado tree.

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Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno

Observer

rkharwood

Date

January 19, 2014

Place

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Description

A female Respelendent Quetzel was observed in an Avocado tree near the Savegre River.

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Elegant Trogon Trogon elegans

Date

February 14, 2015

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What

Elegant Trogon Trogon elegans

Observer

fm5050

Date

May 17, 2009

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What

Elegant Trogon Trogon elegans

Observer

magazhu

Date

February 16, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

The trogons and quetzals are birds in the order Trogoniformes which contains only one family, the Trogonidae. The family contains 39 species in seven genera. The fossil record of the trogons dates back 49 million years to the mid-Eocene. They might constitute a member of the basal radiation of the order Coraciiformes or closely related to mousebirds and owls. The word "trogon" is Greek for "nibbling" and refers to the fact that these birds gnaw holes...

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