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Synonyms for quetzal

the basic unit of money in Guatemala

large trogon of Central America and South America having golden-green and scarlet plumage

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Between the 14-16 April 2012, we found two active nest-cavities of Pharomachrus fulgidus at 2,265 m asl, beside the road from Minea town to the SNSM National Park cabins (11[degrees]06N, 74[degrees] 03 W).
s hypostictus hypostictus: considered monotypic with widespread distribution through the Andes (Schuchmann 1999); (3) Pharomachrus pavoninus pavoninus: widespread distribution through the Amazon; (4) Nonnula amaurocephala: erroneously assigned as endemic to the upper Rio Negro by Cracraft (1985); (5) Phlegopsis barringeri: hybrid between Phlegopsis erythroptera and P.
leadbeateri U Coeligena coeligena F C Haplophaedia aureliae U C Ocreatus underwoodii U Aglaiocercus kingi F C Schistes geoffroyi Heliothryx auritus R Chaetocercus mulsant Pharomachrus auriceps U C P.
gularis Black-eared Fairy Heliothryx auritus Amethyst Woodstar Calliphlox amethystina Trogons Trogonidae Pavonine Quetzal Pharomachrus pavoninus Amazonian White-tailed Trogon Trogon viridis Black-throated Trogon T.