A plumed jungle bird, highly prized for its tail feathers in Maya costumes.
A rare Central American bird. It was prized by the Maya kings for its brilliant blue-green feathers. The male bird has a tail close to 60 cm. long. Today this bird is nearing extinction.
A Latin American bird with a long, feathered tail.
large trogon of Central America and South America having golden-green and scarlet plumage
a beautiful rain forest bird with very long tail feathers
a brightly plumed tropical bird with brilliant bronze, green and red plumage
Quetzals are beautifully colored birds of the trogon family (Trogonidae) found in tropical regions of the Americas.