Definition of Motmot. Meaning of Motmot. Synonyms of Motmot

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Definition of Motmot

Motmot
Motmot Mot"mot, n. [Cf. Momot.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of long-tailed, passerine birds of the genus Momotus, having a strong serrated beak. In most of the species the two long middle tail feathers are racket-shaped at the tip, when mature. The bird itself is said by some writers to trim them into this shape. They feed on insects, reptiles, and fruit, and are found from Mexico to Brazil. The name is derived from its note. [Written also momot.]

Meaning of Motmot from wikipedia

- The motmots or Momotidae are a family of birds in the near p****erine order Coraciiformes, which also includes the kingfishers, bee-eaters and rollers...
- Tobago. This species and the blue-capped motmot, Lesson's motmot, whooping motmot, Amazonian motmot, and Andean motmot were all considered conspecific. Though...
- The russet-crowned motmot (Momotus mexic****) is a species of motmot native to north-western Mexico and central Guatemala. It is a year-round resident...
- The turquoise-browed motmot (Eumomota superciliosa) also known as Torogoz, is a colourful, medium-sized bird of the motmot family, Momotidae. It inhabits...
- The Andean motmot or highland motmot (Momotus aequatorialis) is a colorful near-p****erine bird found in the forests and woodlands from northern Colombia...
- Mexico. This species and the Lesson's Motmot, Whooping Motmot, Trinidad Motmot, Amazonian Motmot, and Andean Motmot were all considered conspecific. The...
- Panama. This species and the blue-capped motmot, whooping motmot, Trinidad motmot, Amazonian motmot, and Andean motmot were all considered conspecific. The...
- Argentina. This species and the blue-capped motmot, whooping motmot, Trinidad motmot, Lesson's motmot, and Andean motmot were all formerly considered conspecific...
- The rufous motmot (Baryphthengus martii) is a near-p****erine bird which is a resident breeder in rain forests from northeastern Honduras south to western...
- Peru. This species and the blue-capped motmot, Lesson's motmot, Trinidad motmot, Amazonian motmot, and Andean motmot were all considered conspecific. The...
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