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Pharomachrus mocinno (Resplendent Quetzal) is a species of birds in the family Trogonidae. They are listed as near threatened by IUCN and in cites appendix i. They are native to The Neotropics. They are diurnal. They have parental care (pair provides care). They rely on flight to move around.

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  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/CITES_I
  • Definition: Appendix I lists species that are the most endangered among CITES-listed animals and plants. They are threatened with extinction and CITES prohibits international trade in specimens of these species except when the purpose of the import is not commercial, for instance for scientific research. In these exceptional cases, trade may take place provided it is authorized by the granting of both an import permit and an export permit (or re-export certificate). Article VII of the Convention provides for a number of exemptions to this general prohibition.
  • Source: https://www.speciesplus.net/#/taxon_concepts/7239/legal
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Resplendent Quetzal. View this species on GBIF