Channel-billed Toucan

Ramphastos vitellinus - Toucan vitellin Toucan ariel

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Piciformes

  • Family
    :

    Ramphastidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ramphastos

  • Species
    :

    vitellinus

Descriptor

Lichtenstein, MHK, 1823

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 56 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 315 à 430 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Toucan vitellin
adult

Channel-billed Toucan (Ramphastos vitellinus) is a species of bird in the Ramphastidae family.

Subspecific information 3 subspecies

  • Ramphastos vitellinus vitellinus (Venezuela, the Guianas and n Brazil north of the Amazon, Trinidad)
  • Ramphastos vitellinus culminatus (upper Amazonia from w Venezuela to n Bolivia)
  • Ramphastos vitellinus ariel (c and e Brazil south of the Amazon)

Foreign names

  • Toucan vitellin,
  • Tucán vitelino,
  • tucano-de-bico-preto,
  • Dotterkehltukan,
  • feketecsőrű tukán,
  • Groefsnaveltoekan,
  • Tucano scanalato,
  • gulbröstad tukan,
  • Tupinambatukan,
  • tukan krkavý,
  • tukan vrubozobý,
  • Gulbrystet Tukan,
  • punaliivitukaani,
  • tucà vitel·lí,
  • tukan żółtogardły,
  • Тукан-ариель,
  • ヒムネオオハシ,
  • 凹嘴巨嘴鸟,
  • 凹嘴鵎鵼,

Voice song and cries

Toucan vitellin
adult

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Swamp, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Savanna : Dry

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

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published: - Updated: 20-01-2009
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