Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Jacamars :: Great Jacamar

Great Jacamar Jacamerops aureus

Described by: Müller, Statius (1776)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Jacamerops aurea


Pipeline Road, Soberania National Park, Panama - May, 2005 © Richard Stern  La Selva Lodge, Ecuador - Nov, 2005 © Lou Hegedus  Napo Wildlife Center, Ecuador - Jan, 2007 © Lou Hegedus  Napo Wildlife Center, Ecuador - Jan, 2007 © Lou Hegedus 
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S. Central America and ex. nw. South America. Amazonian South America;
Two populations;
(1) Costa Rica, Panama, w. Colombia and w. Ecuador.
(2) Nw. to se. Colombia, s. Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam and Guiana.
(3) Ne. and c. Brazil.
(4) E. Ecuador, e. Peru, n. Bolivia and w. Amazonian Brazil.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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