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Black-mandibled Toucan

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Alternate name
Ramphastos ambiguus Scientific name 
Piciformes                     Order
Rhamphastidae                  Family   
53-56cm length
Moist forest, wetlands, plantations & gardens between 500 - 2,400 m in: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela. Habitat-Altitude-Range
2-4 white eggs incubated for 16 days by both parents.  Clutch  
Mainly fruits, insects, small vertebrates, nestlings and eggs. Food   Diet
Often feed in flocks of up to 20 birds. Habits
870 World Number

Least Concern


view photos Photo June 23, 2007 by g'myra all rights reserved

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Black-mandibled Toucan song
(Ramphastos ambiguus)
Frank Lambert XC16769
22-04-2007, Colombia

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