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Turquoise-browed Motmot (Eumomota superciliosa) | by Rainbirder
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Turquoise-browed Motmot (Eumomota superciliosa)

It is hard not to like Motmots as they are colourful, flambuoyant and characterful birds. This species has the endearing habit of swinging its tail from side to side in pendulum fashion when perched.

 

Image taken in north-west Guanacaste province, Costa Rica.

 

Framed by a friend.

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Taken on July 15, 2008