Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Trogons :: Resplendent Quetzal
Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno
Described by: de la Llave (1832)
Alternate common name(s): Northern Quetzal, Quetzal, Magnificent Quetzal
Old scientific name(s): Pharomachrus paradiseus, Pharomachrus resplendens, Pharomachrus mocino
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RangeC. and s. Central America;
(1) S. Mexico (e. Oaxaca and Chiapas) and Guatemala (Alta Verapaz) to n. Nicaragua.
(2) Costa Rica to w. Panama.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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