Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Toucans :: Channel-billed Toucan

Channel-billed Toucan Ramphastos vitellinus

Described by: Lichtenstein, M. H. K. (1823)
Alternate common name(s): Ariel Toucan, Orange-billed Toucan, Osculated Toucan, Citron-throated Toucan, Yellow-ridged Toucan, Sulphur-and-white-breasted Toucan
Old scientific name(s): Ramphastos osculans, Ramphastos aurantiirostris


Mana, French Guiana - Jul 18, 2002 © Pascal Dubois  Caxiuan„, Isla de Marajů, ParŠ, Brazil - Nov, 2005 © Arthur Grosset  Chapada dos Guimar„es, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Jun, 2006 © Lou Hegedus  Chapada dos Guimar„es, Mato Grosso, Brazil - Jun, 2006 © Lou Hegedus  French Guiana - Jul, 2005 © Jean-Michel Fenerole 
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N., c. and e. tropical South America;
Three or four populations;
(1) C. Colombia(?), Venezuela, Trinidad, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana and nw. Amazonian Brazil.
(2) C. and s. Brazil (Bahia).
(3) N. Colombia to nw. Venezuela.
(4) Colombia and w. Venezuela and w. Amazonian Brazil to n. Bolivia.
The Orange-breasted Toucan occurs in e. Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam and Guiana.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Birds of Suriname


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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