This trogon of the primary forest was second in abundance only to H. diardi.
Because we have shot the only trogon in the district, and we are wasting time here.
That blue-billed gaper probably came from Malacca, and the trogon too.
One of the most strikingly colored birds in Cuba is the trogon.
This trogon in the sheen of its plumage almost rivals the beauty of the humming-birds.
Nupee had been left to mount guard over the serpent which had been found near the trogon tree.
The trogon is inclined to conceal his beauty in thickets, and rarely displays himself in the open.
And now the trogon fairly fell off the branch, seizing the insect almost before the tone died away.
The plumes decorating the posterior extremity are of course extraneous and represent the tail of the quetzal or trogon.
The trogon melanurus is remarkable for the beauty of its plumage, having a glossy green back and rose-coloured breast.