1. Russet-crowned Motmot Momotus mexicanus, San Blas, Nayarit, Mexico, November 12, 2001.  These usually shy, retiring birds will occasionally perch in the open but, as the next image demonstrates, sitting quietly in the canopy is more typical for this species.

2. Russet-crowned Motmot M. mexicanus, San Blas, Nayarit, Mexico, November 12, 2001. 

© Stephen J. Davies

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