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Broad-Billed Motmot

Broad-billed Motmot
(Electron platyrhynchum)

The Broad-Billed Motmot, a chunky overall Red Striking bird from mid-lowland and humid forests of Panama. Endemic to the Americas, the distribution extends from Costa Rica in Central America to Bolivia in South America.

Here you can see the characteristic overall red colour, black eye stripe, large black chest spot and greenish chin at the base of the beak.