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Fiery-billed Araçari

Pteroglossus frantzii

Description:

Medium size Toucan, about 43 cm long and weighs 250 g. It is endemic to South Pacific of Costa Rica and Panama. They like eating fruits insects and small vertebrates like lizards, this one in the picture is enjoying some Cecropia sp fruits.

Habitat:

Rainforest.


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6 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway a week ago

Magic pics !

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 a week ago

Your welcome, Jonathan Sequeira....

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong a week ago

Superb!

Gracias , maplemoth and Antonio.

Great series Jonathan,beautiful collours,congrats and thanks for sharing

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 a week ago

Three, beautiful photos....

Bahía Ballena, Provincia Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Lat: 9.18, Long: -83.74

Spotted on Jan 2, 2018
Submitted on Jan 7, 2018

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