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Black-headed Trogon

Trogon melanocephalus

Description:

I think this maybe Violaceous Trogon (Trogon violaceus)?



1 species ID suggestions

1 Comment

annorion
annorion 4 years ago

Thank you Bayucca!

bayucca
bayucca 4 years ago

Should be Trogon melanocephalus. There are only 3trogons with blueish eye-rings. Rufus, Bairdii and Melanocephalus. Looking at your location it only can be Trogon melanocephalus.
http://darnis.inbio.ac.cr/ubis/FMPro?-DB...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black-heade...

Liberia, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Lat: 10.63, Long: -85.44

Spotted on Jan 17, 2014
Submitted on May 26, 2014

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