Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Motmots :: Rufous Motmot

Rufous Motmot Baryphthengus martii

Described by: Spix (1824)
Alternate common name(s): Martin's Rufous Motmot
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Semaphore Hill Road, Soberania National Park, Panama - Jan 21, 2004 © Glen Tepke  Pipeline Road, Soberania National Park, Panama - Jan 19, 2004 © R S Scanlon 
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S. Central America to nw. South America. W. Amazonian South America;
Two populations;
(1) Caribbean slope of ne. Honduras, Nicaragua and Costa Rica, then on both slopes s. from Panama to w. Colombia and w. Ecuador.
(2) Se. Colombia s. through e. Ecuador, e. Peru to n. and e. Bolivia and Amazonian Brazil e. to Rio Tapajos.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source:


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


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