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Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot

Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens] (= Momotus momota) (Linnaeus, 1766)




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Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Momotidae
Genus:
  Momotus

Scientific:
  Momotus momota

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.152

Protonym:
  Ramphastos momota

Avibase ID:
  D639DF0CCD784F22

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/D639DF0C

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554543

Geographic range:

  • Momotus momota momota: Tropical e Venezuela to the Guianas and n Brazil
  • Momotus momota microstephanus: Colombia and Ecuador (east of Andes) and adjacent nw Brazil
  • Momotus momota ignobilis: E Amazonian Peru and w Brazil
  • Momotus momota nattereri: Tropical base of Andes of ne Bolivia
  • Momotus momota simplex: Brazil/Peru border e to Rio Tapajós and s to n Mato Grosso
  • Momotus momota cametensis: N-central Brazil between Rio Tapajós and Rio Tocantins
  • Momotus momota [parensis or marcgravianus]: E Brazil (Rio Tocantins to Maranhão and Piauí)
  • Momotus momota pilcomajensis: S Bolivia to s Brazil and nw Argentina
  • Momotus bahamensis: Trinidad and Tobago
  • Momotus coeruliceps: NE Mexico (Nuevo León and Tamaulipas to n Veracruz)
  • Momotus lessonii lessonii: Tropical s Mexico (Chiapas) to w Panama
  • Momotus lessonii goldmani: Tropical se Mexico (Veracruz) to Petén of n Guatemala
  • Momotus lessonii exiguus: Tropical s Mexico (Campeche and Yucatán)
  • Momotus subrufescens [subrufescens, conexus or reconditus]: eastern Panama to northern Colombia, including the lower Cauca Valley and the Magdalena Valley, and northern Venezuela (east to Aragua); south on the Pacific coast of Colombia to the Atrato Valley
  • Momotus subrufescens spatha: E Colombia (Serrania Macuira in e Guajira)
  • Momotus subrufescens osgoodi: Humid forests of w Venezuela (Lake Maracaibo region)
  • Momotus subrufescens argenticinctus: Tropical w Ecuador and nw Peru
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English:
Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot
Catalan:
Motmot amazònic
Czech:
momot černolící
Danish:
Blåkronet Motmot
German:
Blauscheitelmotmot
Spanish:
Momoto Común
Finnish:
sinipäämomotti
French:
Motmot houtouc, M. à tête bleue ou M. caraïbe
Hungarian:
Diadém-motmot
Italian:
Motmot corona azzurra
Japanese (romaji):
hachikuimodoki
Japanese:
ハチクイモドキ
Lithuanian:
Mėlynvainikis momotas
Dutch:
Blauwkapmotmot
Norwegian:
Blåpannemotmot
Polish:
pilodziób wspanialy
Portuguese:
Udu-coroado
Portuguese (Brazil):
Udu-de-coroa-azul
Russian:
Синешапочный момот
Slovak:
momot pílkozobý
Swedish:
Blåkronad motmot
Ukrainian:
Момот чорнощокий
Chinese:
蓝顶翠鴗
Chinese (Traditional):
亞馬遜翠鴗


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens])
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Motmot houtouc ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus momota) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Momotus momota [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Momotus [momota or aequatorialis]

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Catalan: Motmot amazònic
Czech: Momot cernolící, momot černolící
Danish: Blåkronet Motmot
German: Blauscheitelmotmot, Blauscheitel-Motmot
English: Amazonian Motmot, Amazonian, Blue-crowned, Carribean, Trinidad or Lesson's Motmot, Blue crowned Motmot, Blue-crowned Motmot, Blue-diademed Motmot, Brazilian Motmot, Caribbean Motmot, Swainson's Motmot
Spanish: Barranquero Coronado, Burgo, Burgo Verde, Guardabarranco Azul, Momoto Común, Momoto Corona Azul, Momoto Mayor, Taragón coroniazul, Tolobolo
Spanish (Argentine): Burgo
Spanish (Colombia): Barranquero Coronado
Spanish (Costa Rica): Momoto Común
Spanish (Honduras): Taragón coroniazul
Spanish (Mexico): momoto corona azul
Spanish (Nicaragua): Guardabarranco Azul
Spanish (Peru): Relojero Amazónico
Spanish (Paraguay): Burgo
Spanish (Venezuela): Pájaro León
Estonian: diadeem-motmot
Finnish: Sinipäämomotti
French: Motmot houtou, Motmot houtouc, Motmot houtouc, M. à tête bleue ou M. caraïbe, Motmot ordinaire
Guarani: Guyra paja
Hungarian: Diadém-motmot
Italian: Motmot capoblu, Motmot corona azzurra
Japanese (romaji): hachikuimodoki
Japanese: ハチクイモドキ
Scientific: Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens], Momotus momota, Momotus momota momota, Ramphastos momota
Lithuanian: Mėlynvainikis momotas
Mayan languages: toh jut jut
Dutch: Blauwkapmotmot
Norwegian: Blåpannemotmot
Polish: Momot pospolity, pilodziób wspanialy, Piłodziób wspaniały
Portuguese: jacu-taquara, jiruva, Udu-coroado, udu-de-coroa-azul
Portuguese (Brazil): jacu-taquara, jiruva, Udú, udu-coroado, Udu-de-coroa-azul
Russian: большой момот, Синешапочный момот
Slovak: momot pílkozobý
Swedish: Blåkronad motmot
Ukrainian: Момот чорнощокий
Chinese: 蓝顶翠鴗
Chinese (Traditional): 亞馬遜翠鴗

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