Birds of Colombia

    PICIFORMES: Ramphastidae (Toucans)  
Genus: Pteroglossus (7 species, 14 worldwide)

Black-necked Aracari
Black-necked Aracari (Pteroglossus aracari)

Ivory-billed Aracari
Ivory-billed Aracari (Pteroglossus azara)
Zoo, Peru  

Chestnut-eared Aracari
Chestnut-eared Aracari (Pteroglossus castanotis castanotis)
Las Unamas Natural Reserve, San Martin, Meta, Colombia  

Lettered Aracari
Lettered Aracari (Pteroglossus inscriptus humboldti) Male
Villavicencio, Colombia  

Many-banded Aracari
Many-banded Aracari (Pteroglossus pluricinctus)
Leticia, Amazonas, Colombia  

Stripe-billed Aracari
Stripe-billed Aracari (Pteroglossus sanguineus)
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia
  Split from the Collared Aracari. Note dark upper mandible.

Collared Aracari
Collared Aracari (Pteroglossus torquatus nuchalis)
Rio Claro Canyon Reserve, Doradal, Colombia  

Aracaris are small red, yellow and black toucans. The Collared Aracari has the widest distribution of aracaris in central america and north South America.

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