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Chestnut-eared Aracari, Mocoa, Colombia Found on the outskirts of Mocoa.  Chestnut-eared Aracari,Colombia,Colombia 2018,Colombia South,Fall,Geotagged,Mocoa,Pteroglossus castanotis,Putumayo,South America,World Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

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  1. Awesome! I love toucans! Posted one year ago
    1. Thanks, Marta! Posted one year ago
  2. Cool! It reminds me of the face paint for the Día de Muertos. Posted one year ago
    1. That's a good comparison! Posted one year ago
  3. Holy moly! Amazing! Posted one year ago
    1. Thanks, Lisa! Posted one year ago

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The Chestnut-eared Aracari, ''Pteroglossus castanotis'', is a bird native to central and south-eastern South America. It belongs to the toucan and aracari family . ''P. castanotis'' is a larger, more colorful bird than the Black-necked Aracari , which it otherwise resembles.

The range of the Chestnut-eared Aracari is the southern Amazon Basin, especially the southwestern of this region. It is also found in the eastern Andean foothills; a narrowing range extension enters central-southern.. more

Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Feb 23, 2019. Captured Oct 24, 2018 16:31 in 45, Mocoa, Putumayo, Colombia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/8.0
  • 1/200s
  • ISO110
  • 550mm