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Tampa, FL - USA

About Toucans

 

Most people think of the cereal box toucan when they think of these wonderful birds, but did you know there are about 40 different species of Toucans?  This page breaks down the toucan family into 5 different genera, with pictures and facts about each toucan.

 

This page is meant to provide a basic overview, there are many more interesting facts to learn.  For a good start, at gathering more information about toucans in general and the different types, visit the Wikipedia article at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toucan.

 

Typical Toucans (Genus Ramphastos)
Toco
Keel-Billed
Red-Breasted
Channel-Billed (Citron-Throated)
Channel-Billed (Ariel) 
Channel-Billed (Yellow-Ridged) 
Chestnut-Mandibled (Swainson's)
Black-Mandibled
White-Throated (Red-Billed)
White-Throated (Cuvier's) 
Choco
 
Mountain Toucans (Genus Andigena)
Grey-Breasted
Hooded
Plate-Billed
Туканет черноклювый Black-Billed
 
Araçaris (Genus Pteroglossus)
Pteroglossus viridis *Green*
Ivory-Billed
Curl-Crested
Lettered
Red-Necked
Collared
Brown-Mandibled
Black-Necked
Fiery-Billed
Many-banded Aracari Many-Banded
Chestnut-Eared

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Stripe-Billed
Pale-Mandibled
Saffron
 
Green Toucanets (Genus Aulacorhynchus)
Chestnut-Tipped 
Crimson-Rumped
Blue-Banded

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Wagler's Emerald
Blue-Throated Emerald 

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Violet-Throated (Nelson's) Emerald

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Santa Marta Emerald 

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North Andean Emerald 

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Black-Throated (Peruvian) Emerald 
Yellow-Browed
Groove-Billed
 
Dichromatic Toucanets (Genus Selenidera)
Guianan
Yellow-Eared

Gold-Collared

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Tawny-Tufted
Gould's
Spot-Billed

 

 

 

 

 

 

You won't be sorry

 when you bring home

a Green Araçari!

³

If we're lucky, we'll be expecting baby green araçaris at the beginning of 2010. 

Email koukla_liz@hotmail.com if you are interested in getting on the baby waiting list or if you would like more information.