Russet-crowned motmot

Russet-crowned motmot

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Momotus mexicanus

The russet-crowned motmot is a species of motmot native to north-western Mexico and central Guatemala. It is a year-round resident of the tropical and subtropical dry broadleaf forests and scrubland. The russet-crowned motmot is the most understudied species of motmot in the family Momotidae. "Russet" refers to the reddish-brown colour of the bird's head and originates from the Latin russus meaning red.

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Russet-crowned motmot habitat map

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References

1. Russet-crowned motmot Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Russet-crowned_motmot
2. Russet-crowned motmot on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22683001/163627056
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/642357

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