A male perched on a branch

A male perched on a branch
Species: Resplendent Quetzal   Pharomachrus mocinno
Subspecies: costaricensis
Author: Max Roth
Date: 
Saturday, January 31, 2004
Added to IBC: 29 Sep 2004 - 00:00
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Altitude (m): 
2701 meters
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Max Roth, IBC1140504. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1140504.

Extended version
Max Roth, IBC1140504. Video of Resplendent Quetzal Pharomachrus mocinno at Talamanca Range, Costa Rica. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1140504.

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