Category: Trogonidae

Red-naped Trogon (Harpactes kasumba)

[order] TROGONIFORMES | [family] Trogonidae | [latin] Harpactes kasumba | [authority] Raffles, 1822 | [UK] Red-naped Trogon | [FR] Couroucou a masque rouge | [DE] Rotnacken-Trogon | [ES] Trogon Kasumba | [NL] Roodnektrogon Subspecies Monotypic species Genus The trogons are split into three subfamilies, each reflecting one of these splits, Aplodermatinae is the African subfamily […]

Resplendent Quetzal (Pharomachrus mocinno)

[order] TROGONIFORMES | [family] Trogonidae | [latin] Pharomachrus mocinno | [authority] de la Llave, 1832 | [UK] Resplendent Quetzal | [FR] Quetzal resplendissant | [DE] Quetzal | [ES] Quetzal Guatemalteco, Quetzal (Cr) | [NL] Quetzal Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Quetzals are strikingly colored birds in the trogon family (Trogonidae). They are found in forests and […]

Mountain Trogon (Trogon mexicanus)

[order] TROGONIFORMES | [family] Trogonidae | [latin] Trogon mexicanus | [authority] Swainson, 1827 | [UK] Mountain Trogon | [FR] Trogon montagnard | [DE] Bronzetrogon | [ES] Trogon Mexicano, Coa Montanes (HN) | [NL] Mexicaanse Trogon Subspecies Monotypic species Genus The Neotropical Trogoninae, containing four genera, Trogon, Priotelus, Pharomachrus and Eupilotis. The two Caribbean species of […]

Orange-breasted Trogon (Harpactes oreskios)

[order] TROGONIFORMES | [family] Trogonidae | [latin] Harpactes oreskios | [authority] Temminck, 1823 | [UK] Orange-breasted Trogon | [FR] Couroucou a poitrine jaune | [DE] Orangebrust-Trogon | [ES] Trogon Pechinaranja | [NL] Groenkoptrogon Subspecies Monotypic species Genus The trogons are split into three subfamilies, each reflecting one of these splits, Aplodermatinae is the African subfamily […]

Pavonine Quetzal (Pharomachrus pavoninus)

[order] TROGONIFORMES | [family] Trogonidae | [latin] Pharomachrus pavoninus | [authority] Spix, 1824 | [UK] Pavonine Quetzal | [FR] Quetzal pavonin | [DE] Pfauentrogon | [ES] Quetzal Pavonino | [NL] Pauwquetzal Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Region Range Pharomachrus pavoninus SA Amazonia Genus Quetzals are strikingly colored birds in the trogon family (Trogonidae). They are found […]

Philippine Trogon (Harpactes ardens)

[order] TROGONIFORMES | [family] Trogonidae | [latin] Harpactes ardens | [authority] Temminck, 1826 | [UK] Philippine Trogon | [FR] Couroucou des Philippines | [DE] Philippinentrogon | [ES] Trogon Filipino | [NL] Filippijnse Trogon Subspecies Monotypic species Genus The trogons are split into three subfamilies, each reflecting one of these splits, Aplodermatinae is the African subfamily […]

Gartered Trogon (Trogon caligatus)

[order] TROGONIFORMES | [family] Trogonidae | [latin] Trogon caligatus | [authority] Gould, 1838 | [UK] Gartered Trogon | [FR] Trogon pattu | [DE] | [ES] | [NL] Violette Trogon Subspecies Monotypic species Genus The Neotropical Trogoninae, containing four genera, Trogon, Priotelus, Pharomachrus and Eupilotis. The two Caribbean species of Priotelus were formerly different ones (Temnotrogon […]

Golden-headed Quetzal (Pharomachrus auriceps)

[order] TROGONIFORMES | [family] Trogonidae | [latin] Pharomachrus auriceps | [authority] Gould, 1842 | [UK] Golden-headed Quetzal | [FR] Quetzal dore | [DE] Goldkopf-Trogon | [ES] Quetzal Cebecidorado | [NL] Goudkopquetzal Subspecies Monotypic species Genus Quetzals are strikingly colored birds in the trogon family (Trogonidae). They are found in forests and woodlands, especially in humid […]