Cordon blue finches (male has red cheeks). * * " MALE FINCH: " It's a wonderful life;" FEMALE FINCH: " Oh yeah, wunnaful. I haz to lay de eggs and feed screamin' beaks while you fly around to yer little birdie heart's content.
27 + Beautiful and Colorful Bird Types from Around the World that You Should Know
The Turquoise-Browed Motmot inhabits Central America from SE Mexico (mostly the Yucatán Peninsula) to Costa Rica, where it is common and not considered threatened. It has been chosen as the national bird of both El Salvador and Nicaragua.
A Demure Look -- A Secretary Bird (Sagittarius serpentarius) at the San Diego Zoo in San Diego, California. The Secretary Bird is a very large, mostly terrestrial bird of prey which hunts snakes, lizards and insects.