Rufous Motmot Baryphthengus martii

  • Order: Coraciiformes
  • Family: Momotidae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
  • Authors: Terry L. Master
Sections

References

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Master, T. L. 1998. Dendrobates auratus (Black-and-Green Poison Dart Frog). Predation. Herpetological Review 29: 164-165.

Master, T. L. 1999. Predation by Rufous Motmot on Black-and-Green Poison Dart Frog. Wilson Bulletin 111: 439-440.

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Recommended Citation

Master, T. L. (2011). Rufous Motmot (Baryphthengus martii), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.rufmot1.01