Diard's Trogon
Harpactes diardii

The Birds of Asia
Vol.1 - Plate No. 70

Length: 35 cm

The Diard's Trogon is a beautiful trogon found in the forests of Southeast Asia. All trogons have beautifully coloured feathers, many with a metallic glitter. The two birds in the foreground of this illustration are male, and one of the two in the background is female. Females are more dull coloured than males, their chests a light brown, with no pink plumes on the back of their heads.