Birds of Colombia

    PICIFORMES: Ramphastidae (Toucans)  
Genus: Andigena (3 species, 4 worldwide)


Grey-breasted Mountain Toucan
Grey-breasted Mountain Toucan (Andigena hypoglauca hypoglauca) Immature Near Threatened
Parque Regional Natural Ucumari, Colombia  
   

Grey-breasted Mountain Toucan
Grey-breasted Mountain Toucan (Andigena hypoglauca lateralis) Near Threatened
Peru  
   
Photograph by Dominic Sherony     Copyright and usage info

Found at higher altitudes than the more common Black-billed Mountain Toucan.

Plate-billed Mountain Toucan
Plate-billed Mountain Toucan (Andigena laminirostris) Near Threatened
Bellavista Lodge, Ecuador  
   

Black-billed Mountain Toucan
Black-billed Mountain Toucan (Andigena nigrirostris spilorhynchus)
San Sebastian Reserve, Envigado, Antioquia, Colombia
  Found at lower altitudes than the less common Grey-breasted Mountain Toucan.
   


© Tom Friedel - All Rights Reserved, except for images and data otherwise noted.       Colombia       Panama       Ecuador       Costa Rica
Experimental sites:       Cuba       Guyana       Peru       Nicaragua       Venezuela