With their huge bills, Toucan is one of the fascinating creatures. Learn more about the toucan including where do they live? What do they eat? and more about their appearance, diet, habitat, breeding, behavior, and lifespan in this of true and interesting Toucans Facts.
☀ Toucans are omnivorous birds.
☀ When they fell fear they produce loud voices.
☀ Toucans’ bill color may be black, blue, brown, green, red, white, yellow.
☀ Toucans weigh just a little over one pound.
☀ Toucans use their bill for gathering and peeling of the fruit.
☀ Toucans spend most of their life high in the treetops.
☀ Toucans range in size dependent on the species.
☀ Toucans mate once per year.
☀ Toucans lay their eggs in holes in trees.
☀ Toucan’s large bill helps them keep cool in the hot environment.
☀ Toucans have large and colorful bills.
☀ Toucans have a lifespan of up to 20 years.
☀ Toucans don’t like to fly.
☀ Toucans can also be found in Savannah.
☀ Toucans call and hoot to each other loudly.
☀ Toucans build their nest in tree hollows.
☀ Toucans are usually found in small flocks.
☀ Toucans are related to the family of Ramphastidae.
☀ Toucans are noisy in the late afternoon.
☀ Toucans are close relatives of the woodpecker.
☀ Toucans are born blind.
☀ Toucan’s tongue looks like a feather.
☀ Toucan’s predators are large birds, wild cats, and human being.
☀ Toucan is a symbol of playfulness and intelligence.
☀ Toucan can regulate body temperature using its bill.
☀ Toucan babies don’t have big bills.
☀ Toco toucans use their beaks to pluck and peel fruit.
☀ Toco Toucans are birds.
☀ They spend their lives high in the rainforest canopy.
☀ There are forty different species of Toucans.
☀ The toucan is native to the rainforests of America and Caribbean.
☀ The toucan has a long tongue which helps them to catch insects.
☀ The smallest Toucans is lettered aracari.
☀ The rainbow-billed toucan is the national bird of Belize.
☀ The largest Toucans is the toco toucan.
☀ The entire body of Toucan is covered with black feathers.
☀ The bill of Toucans releases heat.
☀ Some people keep toucans as pets.
☀ One of the oldest toucans lived to be 26 years old.
☀ Each round eye is bordered with a ring of blue skin, which is further bordered by an orange skin.
☀ Aulacorhynchus Caeruleogularis is the scientific name of a toucan.
☀ A Toco Toucan’s egg hatches within sixteen to twenty days.
☀ A baby Toco Toucan is called a chick.
☀ A female Toco Toucan lays 2 to 4 eggs per year.