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Malacoptila panamensis

White-whiskered Puffbird

  • Order: Galbuliformes
  • Family: Bucconidae
  • Polytypic 4 Subspecies

Authors: Stone, Kathryn L



The writing of this account was supported in part by National Science Foundation grant DEB-1354006 to KJB.

Additional Resources

BirdLife International

IUCN Redlist

Audio Resources


The Macaulay Library

CornellLab of Ornithology

Video Resources

Internet Bird Collection.






Recommended Citation

Stone, Kathryn L. 2010. White-whiskered Puffbird (Malacoptila panamensis), Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: