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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

Citreoline Trogon Trogon citreolus

Observer

quetzalcoatl

Date

August 26, 2011 01:58 PM HST

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Black-headed Trogon Trogon melanocephalus

Observer

juancruzado

Date

November 27, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Black-headed Trogon Trogon melanocephalus

Observer

juancruzado

Date

November 25, 2014

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White-tailed Trogon Trogon viridis

Observer

laurarubiorocha

Date

June 22, 2015

Description

Grupo de aproximadamente 5 individuos forrajeando en un árbol, posiblemente del género Ficus.

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Citreoline Trogon Trogon citreolus

Observer

terathopius

Date

March 25, 2015 06:16 PM HST

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White-tailed Trogon Trogon viridis

Observer

cydno

Date

June 30, 2015 04:11 AM BRT

Description

Blue eye ring

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What

Slaty-tailed Trogon Trogon massena

Observer

billmiky

Date

February 21, 2011

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What

Slaty-tailed Trogon Trogon massena

Observer

billmiky

Date

the past

Place

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Description

2011-02-21

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What

Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno

Observer

corychia

Date

May 18, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

a family of these would feed on the wild avocados that grew on the hotel grounds

avocados make up a majority of their diet

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Elegant Trogon Trogon elegans

Observer

magazhu

Date

June 29, 2015

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Citreoline Trogon Trogon citreolus

Observer

francisco3

Date

June 27, 2015 08:35 AM HST

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What

Citreoline Trogon Trogon citreolus

Observer

francisco3

Date

June 27, 2015 08:30 AM HST
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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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