Nonnatives - Toco Toucan

Toco Toucan - Ramphastos toco

 

Florida's Exotic Wildlife. Species detail.

First year: 1980's

Extirpated year:

Established status: Species have populations whose status is unknown.

Estimated Florida range: 1 county  Not reported breeding

Statewide trend: Unknown status

Threats to natives:

Species Account: Ranges from the Guyanas to Argentina.

Habitats: Central or core urban area

County First Year Extirpated Year Breeding status Notes
Dade 1980's   Not reported breeding Escapees

References

Robertson, W. B., and G. E. Woolfenden. 1992. Florida bird species: an annotated list. Florida Ornithological Society, Gainesville, Florida, USA.

Stevenson, H. M., and B. H. Anderson. 1994. The birdlife of Florida. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.

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