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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 7 months ago
    1. Thanks, Marta! Posted 7 months ago
  2. Cool! It reminds me of the face paint for the Día de Muertos. Posted 7 months ago
    1. That's a good comparison! Posted 7 months ago
  3. Holy moly! Amazing! Posted 7 months ago
    1. Thanks, Lisa! Posted 7 months 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