Quetzals are strikingly colored birds in the trogon family. They are found in forests
and woodlands, especially in humid highlands, with the five species from the ...
The resplendent quetzal is an aptly named bird that many consider among the
world's most beautiful. These vibrantly colored animals live in the mountainous, ...
Jun 9, 2012 ... Amazing video of a male and a female Quetzal birds, the mystical bird of the
Mayans, digging out a nest in a dead tree at Skywalk in the ...
Apr 29, 2012 ... It is a bird that lives in the cloud forest of Costa Rica, I found it in march, nesting
What The resplendent quetzal, the brilliant bird found in the cloud forests of
Central America, was sacred to the Mayans and figures prominently in their
Resplendent Quetzal lives in the mountainous cloud forests in Central America.
... These beautiful birds are endangered, mainly through loss of habitat.
The Resplendent Quetzal is roughly 14 - 16 inches in length. Its long train of tail
feathers adds an additional 24 - 25 inches. The Quetzal is a beautiful bird ...
The most spectacular feature of the resplendent quetzal, often held to be the most
beautiful and ornate bird species in the Western Hemisphere, is the greatly ...
Dec 22, 2015 ... The resplendent quetzal, a breathtakingly beautiful bird with tail feathers in males
nearly twice the length of their bodies, once roamed through ...
HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World.
Barcelona, Spain and Cambridge UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International.