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Blue-crowned or Lesson's Motmot

Momotus [coeruliceps or lessonii] (= Momotus coeruliceps) (Gould, 1836)




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Order:
  Coraciiformes
Family:
  Momotidae
Genus:
  Momotus

Scientific:
  Momotus coeruliceps

Citation:
  (Gould, 1836)

Reference:
  Proc.Zool.Soc.London p.18

Protonym:
  Prionites coeruliceps

Avibase ID:
  ED21DC1C93B630D9

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/ED21DC1C

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 693040

Geographic range:

  • 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)
English:
Blue-crowned or Lesson's Motmot
Catalan:
Motmot de corona blava
Danish:
Blåkronet Motmot
German:
Blauscheitelmotmot
Spanish:
Momoto capiazul
Finnish:
sinikruunumomotti
French:
Motmot à tête bleue ou M. de Lesson
Italian:
Motmot corona azzurra
Japanese (romaji):
aozukinhachikuimodoki
Japanese:
アオズキンハチクイモドキ
Dutch:
Blauwkruinmotmot
Norwegian:
Blåkronemotmot
Polish:
pilodziób modroglowy
Portuguese:
udu-de-coroa-azul
Portuguese (Brazil):
udu-de-coroa-azul
Slovak:
momot modrohlavý
Swedish:
blåkronad motmot
Chinese:
蓝顶翠鴗
Chinese (Traditional):
藍頂翠鴗


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Blue-crowned or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [coeruliceps or lessonii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Blue-crowned or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [coeruliceps or lessonii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Blue-crowned or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [coeruliceps or lessonii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Blue-crowned or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [coeruliceps or lessonii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Blue-crowned or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [coeruliceps or lessonii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Blue-crowned or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [coeruliceps or lessonii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Blue-crowned or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [coeruliceps or lessonii])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Blue-crowned or Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus [coeruliceps or lessonii])
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Blue-crowned Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Blue-capped/Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps/lessonii)
eBird version 2018:
Blue-capped/Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps/lessonii)
eBird version 2019:
Blue-capped/Lesson's Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps/lessonii)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Blue-diademed Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Blue-diademed Motmot ( Momotus coeruliceps) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Momotus [momota, coeruliceps or subrufescens]

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Motmot de corona blava
Danish: Blåkronet Motmot
German: Blauscheitelmotmot
English: Blue-capped/Lesson's Motmot, Blue-crowned Motmot, Blue-crowned or Lesson's Motmot, Blue-diademed Motmot
English (IOC): Blue-capped/Lesson's Motmot
Spanish: Momoto capiazul
Spanish (Spain): Momoto capiazul/diademado
Spanish (Mexico): Momoto corona azul
Finnish: sinikruunumomotti
French: Motmot à tête bleue, Motmot à tête bleue ou M. de Lesson
Italian: Motmot corona azzurra
Japanese (romaji): aozukinhachikuimodoki, aozukinhachikuimodoki/ressonhachikuimodoki
Japanese: アオズキンハチクイモドキ, アオズキンハチクイモドキ/レッソンハチクイモドキ
Scientific: Momotus [coeruliceps or lessonii], Momotus coeruliceps, Momotus coeruliceps/lessonii, Momotus momota coeruliceps, Prionites coeruliceps
Dutch: Blauwkruinmotmot
Norwegian: Blåkronemotmot
Polish: pilodziób modroglowy
Portuguese: udu-de-coroa-azul
Portuguese (Brazil): udu-de-coroa-azul
Slovak: momot modrohlavý
Swedish: blåkronad motmot
Chinese: 蓝顶翠鴗
Chinese (Traditional): 藍頂翠鴗

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