Birds of Colombia

    TROGONIFORMES: Trogonidae (Trogons)  
Genus: Pharomachrus (4 species, 5 worldwide)


Crested Quetzal
Crested Quetzal (Pharomachrus antisianus)
Manu, Peru
  A bit smaller than the Golden-headed Quetzal.
   


Golden-headed Quetzal
Golden-headed Quetzal (Pharomachrus auriceps)
 
   


White-tipped Quetzal
White-tipped Quetzal (Pharomachrus fulgidus festatus) Male
ProAves El Dorado Reserve, Santa Marta Sierra Nevada, Magdalena, Colombia  
   

Additional photo.

Pavonine Quetzal
Pavonine Quetzal (Pharomachrus pavoninus)
Reserva Natural La Isla Escondida, Orito, Putumayo, Colombia  
   

Not that different from White-tipped or Golden-headed Quetzal, but note lowland habitat (under 1000 meters), and red bill.


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