Broad-billed Motmot

Electron platyrhynchum - Motmot à bec large

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Coraciiformes

  • Family
    :

    Momotidés

  • Genus
    :

    Electron

  • Species
    :

    platyrhynchum

Descriptor

Leadbeater, 1829

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 39 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 56 à 66 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Motmot à bec large
adult

Broad-billed Motmot (Electron platyrhynchum) is a species of bird in the Momotidae family.

Subspecific information 6 subspecies

  • Electron platyrhynchum platyrhynchum (nw Colombia to sw Ecuador)
  • Electron platyrhynchum minus (e Honduras to n Colombia)
  • Electron platyrhynchum colombianum (n Colombia)
  • Electron platyrhynchum pyrrholaemum (e Colombia, e Ecuador, e Peru and n Bolivia)
  • Electron platyrhynchum orienticola (w Brazil)
  • Electron platyrhynchum chlorophrys (c Brazil)

Foreign names

  • Motmot à bec large,
  • Momoto Picoancho,
  • Udu-de-bico-largo,
  • Plattschnabelmotmot,
  • laposcsőrű motmot,
  • Breedsnavelmotmot,
  • Motmot beccolargo,
  • Brednäbbad motmot,
  • Brednebbmotmot,
  • momot širokozobý,
  • momot širokozobý,
  • Brednæbbet Motmot,
  • leveänokkamomotti,
  • motmot becample,
  • piłodziób szerokodzioby,
  • širokokljuni motmot,
  • Плоскоклювый электрон,
  • ヒロハシハチクイモドキ,
  • 阔嘴翠鴗,
  • 闊嘴翠鴗,

Voice song and cries

Motmot à bec large
adult

Habitat

Motmot à bec large
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

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