It has a total length ca. 35 cm . It is, as other members of the genus Aulacorhynchus, mainly green. The throat is white and the ocular skin is blue. The bill is black with maroon markings, but the maroon is replaced by yellow in A. s. calorhynchus. This distinctive subspecies, which is found in the western part of the species' range, is sometimes considered a separate species, the Yellow-billed Toucanet , but it is vocally similar to the other subspecies and hybrids are known from the region where it comes into contact with A. s. sulcatus.
The Groove-billed Toucanet is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.
The Groove-billed Toucanet (Aulacorhynchus sulcatus) is a species of bird in the Ramphastidae family. It is found in mountains of northern Colombia and northern Venezuela. Its natural habitat is subtropical and upper tropical humid forest and woodland, occasionally also occurring in gardens. It includes the Yellow-billed Toucanet (A. sulcatus calorhynchus), which is sometimes considered a separate species. It has a total length ca. 35 cm (14 in). It is, as other members of the genus Aulacorhynchus, mainly green. More
Groove-billed Toucanet Image 15 of 32 Previous Image Next Image Groove-billed Toucanet - This bird is found in the mountains of northern Colombia and northern Venezuela. Groove-billed Toucanet This bird is found in the mountains of northern Colombia and northern Venezuela. More
It is definitely an emerald toucanet, groove-billed toucanets have black and red bills. Copyright Info AnimmalPicturesArchive.com does not have the copyright for this image. This photograph or artwork is copyright by the photographer or the original artist. If you are to use this photograph, please contact the copyright owner or the poster. Search Major Animal Websites Misidentified? Need further identification? Any comment? Leave your message here. More
For the purposes of our bird news services, Groove-billed Toucanet is classed as Ungraded: species which are unlikely to appear as wild birds in Britain or Ireland hide section Most recent photos of Groove-billed Toucanet (3) Henri Pittier N.P, Venezuela Henri Pittier N.P, Venezuela12/11/2009 Henri Pittier N. More
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