Crested Quetzal

Pharomachrus antisianus - Quetzal antisien

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Trogoniformes

  • Family
    :

    Trogonidés

  • Genus
    :

    Pharomachrus

  • Species
    :

    antisianus

Descriptor

d'Orbigny, 1837

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 34 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Quetzal antisien
♂ adult
Quetzal antisien
♂ adult

Crested Quetzal (Pharomachrus antisianus) is a species of bird in the Trogonidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Quetzal antisien,
  • Quetzal crestado,
  • quetzal-de-crista,
  • Kammtrogon,
  • Kuifquetzal,
  • Quetzal crestato,
  • tofsquetzal,
  • Krøllketsal,
  • kvesal strapatý,
  • kvesal přílbový,
  • Toppet Quetzal,
  • töyhtöketsaali,
  • quetzal crestat,
  • kwezal czubaty,
  • Хохлатый квезаль,
  • カンムリカザリキヌバネドリ,
  • 凤头绿咬鹃,
  • 鳳頭綠咬鵑,

Voice song and cries

Quetzal antisien
♂ adult

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

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published: - Updated: 15-01-2014
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