Biodiversity - Resplendent Quetzal

  • Name: Resplendent Quetzal

  • Scientific name: Pharomachrus mocinno

  • Category: Birds

  • Family: Trogonidae

Status:  Common

SIze:  36 cm  (with tail can measure 65 cm)

Weight:  210 grams

Elevation:  up to 3,000 meters above sea level.

 

Frequents the forest canopy in cloud forests.

Makes elevational migrations after birthing period from March to June.

Makes spectaular flights to pick fruits, catch small insects, frogs or small lizards.

Can be found on the trail to Chirripó National Park or in the Cloudbridge Reserve.



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Chirripó Bird watching Package

Chirripó Bird watching Package

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That the leak of just one drop of water at a time equals approximately 5 liters of water per day.

Please help to control leaky faucets.

Use water rationally.

 

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  • Name: Green - crowned Brilliant

  • Scientific name: Heliodoxa jacula

  • Family: Trochilidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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Sage Morales

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