A male perched on a branch

Golden-headed Quetzal (Pharomachrus auriceps)
A male perched on a branch
Species: Golden-headed Quetzal   Pharomachrus auriceps
Subspecies: auriceps
Author: Jose Ramon
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Added to IBC: 19 Jan 2014 - 08:21
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Altitude (m): 
2482 meters


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Jose Ramon, IBC1046214. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1046214.

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Jose Ramon, IBC1046214. Photo of Golden-headed Quetzal Pharomachrus auriceps at Manu National Park, Peru. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1046214.

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