Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Motmots :: Broad-billed Motmot
Broad-billed Motmot Electron platyrhynchum
Described by: Leadbeater (1829)
Alternate common name(s): Plain-tailed Motmot
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeEc. Central America to coastal nw. South America. Amazonian South America;
(1) E. Honduras to Panama and c. Colombia.
(2) W. Colombia to w. Ecuador.
(3) Se. Colombia, e. Ecuador, e. Peru to n. and e. Bolivia.
(4) W. Brazil.
(5) Sw. and c. Brazil.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Naturesongs.com
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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