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Broad-billed Motmot

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Alternate name
Electron platyrhynchum Scientific name 
Coraciiformes Order
Momotidae Family   
33cm Length
Forest up to 1,100 m in: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, and Peru. Habitat-Altitude-Range
2-4 white eggs incubated by both parents. Eggs are laid in a tunnel. Clutch  
Invertebrates, small vertebrates & fruit. Food   Diet
1050 World Number

Least Concern

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Broad-billed Motmot song
(Electron platyrhynchum)
Guilherme R R Brito XC36935
09-06-2009, Brazil

Photo by Arthur Grosset all rights reserved

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