The beautiful Resplendent Quetzal (Pharomachrus mocinno) with its colorful plumage, is found from southern Mexico to western Panama. It plays an important role in Mesoamerican mythologies and is Guatemala's national bird.
House sparrow--the English word "sparrow", is a term for small active birds, coming from a root word referring to The Latin word domesticus means "belonging to the house", like the common name a reference to its association with humans.
Birds of Paradise The Raggiana Bird-of-paradise, also known as Count Raggi's Bird-of-paradise, is distributed widely in southern and northeastern New Guinea, where its name is Kumul. The Raggiana Bird-of-paradise is the national bird of Papua New Guinea.