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Synonyms for motmot

tropical American bird resembling a blue jay and having greenish and bluish plumage

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Additionally, residents were shown eight pictures with names: Green Hermit (Phaethornis guy), Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus), Three-wattled Bellbird, Resplendent Quetzal (Pharomachrus mocinno), Long-tailed Manakin (Chiroxiphia linearis), White-tipped Dove (Leptotila verreauxi), Lesson's Motmot (Momotus lessonii), and Northern Emerald-Toucanet (Aulacorhynchus prasinus).
Because of the high representation of blue-crowned motmots with air sac trematodiasis in reported cases, 2 blue-crowned motmots were sedated by isoflurane administered by facemask and endotracheal intubation for exploratory laparoscopy to identify adult trematodes, in addition to the previously described diagnostic methods.
Several avian species involved in this case management were managed cooperatively via Species Survival Plans of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and were recommended to produce offspring for transfer to other institutions, including the Bali mynahs, blue-crowned motmots, black-necked stilts, blue-crowned laughing thrush, blue-grey tanagers, lesser green broadbills, white-headed buffalo weavers, Cape thick-knee, fairy bluebirds, golden-breasted starlings, laughing kookaburra, Micronesian kingfishers, red-billed leothrix, green-naped pheasant pigeons, and sunbittern.
Blue-crowned motmots remained persistently infected at other institutions despite several different treatment modalities.
Based on overrepresentation of blue-crowned motmots in reported cases, additional treatment options were investigated.
Based on observations during this study and communications with other affected institutions, passerine birds are considered high-risk species for air sac trematodiasis, and blue-crowned motmots are potential carriers for Szidatitrema species.
(Digenia: Cyclocoelidae: Cyclocoelinae) from a captivehatched blue-crowned motmot, Momotus momota (Momotidae).
The correspondence between climatic cooling at more northerly latitudes and the retreat of todies, motmots, and many other kinds of birds historically more widespread to the tropics suggests that the current distribution of many tropical species may be the result, at least in part, of an inability to adapt to cooler environmental conditions.
Predatory behaviour of young turquoise-browed motmots, Eumomota superciliosa.
JUST IMAGINE IF, INSTEAD OF WORKING IN AN OFFICE WITH other people, you reported to work every day with beluga whales, bonnet-head sharks, blue-crowned motmots, and poison-dart frogs.
Potential avian predators seen in the area of the transects included several species of motmots Momotidae), puffbirds (Bucconidae), kiskadees (Tyrannidae), cuckoos (Cuculidae), and various antbirds (Formicariidae) and raptors.
If no head, as represented by eyes or a constriction in the shape, is present, naive loggerhead shrikes and motmots attack an end.