Elegant Trogon Trogon elegans

  • Order: Trogoniformes
  • Family: Trogonidae
  • Polytypic: 5 subspecies
  • Authors: Nathan R. Williams

Demography and Populations

Total population is estimated at approximately 200,000 individuals (Birdlife International 2010). Trogons in Arizona are often very few in number, with usually less than a dozen on a given mountain. Little else is known about demography.

Recommended Citation

Williams, N. R. (2011). Elegant Trogon (Trogon elegans), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.