Toucans

  • Pet BirdsClose up Image of Chestnut-mandibled Toucans

    Chestnut-mandibled Toucans

    The Chestnut-mandibled Toucans or Swainson€™s Toucans (Ramphastos swainsonii) are the second largest Toucans in the world – being only slightly smaller than the Toco Toucans (Ramphastos toco). Their most obvious…

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  • Pet BirdsToucan Eating Seeds Toucans Diet

    Toucans Diet

    A Toucans natural diet consists primarily of a wide range of different fruits; thus they play an extremely important ecological role as vectors for seed dispersal of fruiting trees. Toucans…

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  • BirdsChoco Toucans Sitting on a Branch

    Choco Toucans

    The Choco Toucans (Ramphastos brevis) are South American toucans that occur naturally in the humid lowland and foothill forests on the Pacific slope of western Colombia and western Ecuador. Its…

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  • BirdsCloseup Image of Two Keel-billed Toucans

    Keel-billed Toucans

    The Keel-billed Toucans (Ramphastos sulfuratus) are also known as Sulfur-breasted> Toucans or Rainbow-billed Toucans. These colorful South American toucans have distinctive oversized, multi-colored bills for which they were named. Even…

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  • BirdsClose up Image of Toucan's Bill

    Toucan’s Bill

    How heavy is that bill, and what do they eat with it … Surprisingly light for its size, in some larger species the bill is equal in length to the…

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  • BirdsGrey-breasted Mountain-toucans on a Tree

    Grey-breasted Mountain-toucans

    The Grey-breasted Mountain-toucans (Andigena hypoglauca) is a toucan found in humid highland forest in the Andes of southern Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. Two subspecies have been identified – the nominate…

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  • BirdsGuianan Toucanets is a Colorful Bird

    Guianan Toucanets

    The Guianan Toucanets or Guyana Toucanets (Selenidera culik or Selenidera piperivora) are toucans found in the lowland forests of northwestern Brazil (north of the Amazon – from the lower Negro…

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