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    • Trogoniformes
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    • Trogons and Quetzals
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    • Trogones y quetzales

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Recent observations

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What

Elegant Trogon Trogon elegans

Observer

juancruzado

Date

May 7, 2016 02:57 PM COT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Elegant Trogon Trogon elegans

Observer

juancruzado

Date

May 7, 2016 09:07 AM COT

Photos / Sounds

What

Elegant Trogon Trogon elegans

Observer

mjskinner

Date

May 27, 2016 02:57 PM MST

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No photos or sounds

What

Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno

Observer

evahedstrom

Date

March 17, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno

Observer

evahedstrom

Date

March 17, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

Black-throated Trogon Trogon rufus

Observer

evahedstrom

Date

March 15, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno

Observer

vilseskog

Date

March 18, 2016 10:50 AM ADT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Las Vueltas Eco Lodge

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No photos or sounds

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Gartered Trogon Trogon caligatus

Observer

evahedstrom

Date

March 10, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno

Observer

vilseskog

Date

March 17, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Las Vueltas Eco lodge

Photos / Sounds

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What

Slaty-tailed Trogon Trogon massena

Observer

evahedstrom

Date

March 11, 2016 02:56 PM CET

Photos / Sounds

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Black-tailed Trogon Trogon melanurus

Observer

redabbott

Date

February 25, 2016 07:38 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Collared Trogon Trogon collaris

Observer

redabbott

Date

February 25, 2016 05:48 AM PST
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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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