Elegant Trogon (Coppery-tailed)
Trogon elegans [ambiguus Group]
1 Adult Female
1 Adult Male
William W. H. Gunn
21 May 1981
- Chiricahua Mountains; Cave Creek Canyon, Stewart Campsite
- STELLAVOX UNSPECIFIED MODEL
NOTES: This is the pair nesting at Camp #5 and being monitor by Burdette White.
Between 9 and 10a.m. Male was in nest cavity. Female returned and called once; male flew out of nest hole and let on nearby branch; female prepares to take over. Sulphur-bellied Flycatchers not present at this moment though here earlier. Male and female both call during this change-over. Female has softer call.
Also: sol'y vireo, Wied's Crested Flyc., hummer., Western pewee. description. Su.Tan. B-h G