Black-throated Trogon

Trogon rufus - Trogon aurore

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Trogoniformes

  • Family
    :

    Trogonidés

  • Genus
    :

    Trogon

  • Species
    :

    rufus

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1788

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 25 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 48 à 57 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Trogon aurore
♂ adult
Trogon aurore
♀ adult

Black-throated Trogon (Trogon rufus) is a species of bird in the Trogonidae family.

Subspecific information 6 subspecies

  • Trogon rufus rufus (e Venezuela, the Guianas and n Brazil)
  • Trogon rufus tenellus (se Honduras to nw Colombia)
  • Trogon rufus cupreicauda (w Colombia, w Ecuador)
  • Trogon rufus sulphureus (se Colombia, e Ecuador, ne Peru and w Brazil)
  • Trogon rufus amazonicus (ne Brazil)
  • Trogon rufus chrysochloros (s Brazil, Paraguay and ne Argentina)

Foreign names

  • Trogon aurore,
  • Trogón Amarillo,
  • Surucuá-de-barriga-amarela,
  • Schwarzkehltrogon,
  • feketetorkú aranytrogon,
  • Zwartkeeltrogon,
  • Trogone golanera,
  • Svartstrupig trogon,
  • Edeltrogon,
  • trogón čiernohrdlý,
  • trogon černohrdlý,
  • Sortstrubet Trogon,
  • viheltäjätrogoni,
  • trogon maragda,
  • trogon rdzawy,
  • Черногорлый трогон,
  • ミドリキヌバネドリ,
  • 黑喉美洲咬鹃,
  • 黑喉美洲咬鵑,

Voice song and cries

Trogon aurore
♂ adult

Habitat

Trogon aurore
♂ adult

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

Geographic range

Sources of information

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