Momotus


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Noun1.Momotus - type genus of the MomotidaeMomotus - type genus of the Momotidae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Momotidae, Momotidae - a family of birds of the order Coraciiformes
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Momotus aeijuatorialis Andean Motmot CH, S BUCCONIDAE, Puffbird 70.
Ademas, varias de las especies presentes tienen limites de tolerancia amplios que les permite desplazase en areas geograficas mayores mediante la conectividad que presentan estos ecosistemas (e.g., Momotus mexicanus, Thryophilus sinaloa, Turdus rufopalliatus, Vireo hypochryseus; Navarro, 1992; 1998).
Respiratory trematodiasis is reported rarely in birds, although blue-crowned motmots (Momotus momota) appear overrepresented in published (1,2) and anecdotal reports (J.
In Mexico it has been reported from the state of Oaxaca (Sierra Madre del Sur, Rio Molina, ex Cypseloides rutilus (=Streptoprocne rutila (Vieillot, 1817)) (Apodiformes: Apodidae) [Maa, 1969a]); from Chiapas, localities of Santa Rosa and San Cristobal de las Casas, ex Junco phaeonotus fulvescens (Wagler, 1831) (Passeriformes: Emberizidae), Piranga leucoptera leucoptera (Trudeau, 1839) (Passeriformes: Cardinalidae), and Momotus momota lessonii Lesson, 1842 (Coraciiformes: Momotidae); and in Veracruz, locality of Orizaba, but without mention of the host (Lopez Campos, 1988).
1 Murcielago Subfamilia 4 Carolliinae Sin determinar 6 Clase Aves Phasianidae Gallina/Gallo Gallus gallus 32 domestico Cathartidae Gallinazo Coragyps atratus 19 Columbidae Torcaza Zenaida auriculata 3 Cuculidae Chao Luis Crotophaga ani 6 Strigidae Buho Megascops choliba 3 Trochilidae Colibri Chalybura buffonii 2 Momotidae Barranquero Momotus 1 aequatorialis Thamnophilidae Pajaro grillo Thamnophilus sp.
Additionally, residents were shown eight pictures with names: Green Hermit (Phaethornis guy), Swainson's Thrush (Catharus ustulatus), Three-wattled Bellbird, Resplendent Quetzal (Pharomachrus mocinno), Long-tailed Manakin (Chiroxiphia linearis), White-tipped Dove (Leptotila verreauxi), Lesson's Motmot (Momotus lessonii), and Northern Emerald-Toucanet (Aulacorhynchus prasinus).