Broad-billed Motmot

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Broad-billed Motmot

The Broad-billed Motmot (Electron platyrhynchum) lives from north Honduras to west Ecuador, central Bolivia, and central Brazil. This bird inhabits in humid forest and older second growth, and shady open. Its size is of 30 cm (12 inches) in height and 60 g in weight.

Its chin is blue-green, narrow black mask, and black spot on chest. Rest of head, neck and breast cinnamon-rufous. Belly bluish-green, bill black, and feet dusky. Its diet is based on fruits, centipedes, spiders, insects, butterflies, dragonflies, small frogs and lizards.

Common Name: Broad-billed Motmot
Scientific Name: Electron platyrhynchum
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