Black-throated Trogon Trogon rufus

  • Order: Trogoniformes
  • Family: Trogonidae
  • Polytypic: 6 subspecies
  • Authors: Cassie Stelow


Conservation Status

BirdLife International (2011) assesses the IUCN Red List status of the Black-throated Trogon as Least Concern. The species has a very large geographic range, and a large global population.

Effects of human activity on populations

Human activity has little direct effect on the Black-throated Trogon, other than the local effects of habitat destruction.

Recommended Citation

Stelow, C. (2011). Black-throated Trogon (Trogon rufus), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.