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 Turquoise-browed Motmot

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Turquoise-browed Motmot (Eumomota superciliosa) Alternate name
Eumomota superciliosa   Scientific name 
Coraciiformes Order
Momotidae Family   
34 cm Length
Forest, shrubland & rural gardens, often near water, below 1,400 m in: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico:- (Chiapas, Oaxaca, Tabasco, Yucat? Peninsula) &  Nicaragua Habitat-Altitude-Range
3 - 6 white eggs, nests in a tunnel. Clutch  
Invertebrates, small vertebrates & fruit. Food   Diet
1052 World Number

Least Concern


view photos Photo November 2, 2005 by mountainpath2001 all rights reserved

Video by digiscopebirds

wpe25.jpg (4363 bytes) Turquoise-browed Motmot Call (Eumomota superciliosa)
Doug Knapp XC11684
15-10-2005, Nicaragua

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