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toucan

a bizarre bird with an enormous brightly colored beak. It is insectivorous and a member of the woodpecker group. There are several genera, e.g. Ramphastos and Pteroglossus in the order Piciformes.
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Caption: This toucan got a replacement beak after an attack left her badly injured.
Similarly, one would imagine that the Council's Highways Department would have some views on a placing a Toucan crossing near a roundabout on a trunk road, but it seems that Gwynedd Council is intent on keeping its head down.
A free-living adult male toco (common) toucan (Ramphastos toco) was brought to the Clinic for Zoo Animals at the Sorocaba Zoo (Sorocaba, Brazil) because of lethargy.
Narrow cycle paths around Walmley have also been improved and connected, with a new toucan crossing over the busy Walmley Road.
Toucan kick bikes, also go by the title of push scooters, kick scooters or push bikes.
Down to the precise pigment of their plumage, the toucans are rendered in painstaking realist fashion.
Week after week the Toucan tempted Tyne salmon, and its dressing was kept a secret for much of the season - but I now have the pattern courtesy of Gary and today's photo.
FASCINATING FACT Amorous male toucans attract their mate by throwing berries at her.
Zidan pointed out that Tall Toucan includes the High and Lower Cities of Acropol with their private defensive fences and their three gates.
We hope the toucan crossing and other improvements will make journeys much easier and safer in the future.
I suspect that few people have ever seen a toucan without wondering 'Why the beak?
Andrade studied the cooling ability of the toucan's beak by taking readings of the temperatures of six toco toucans, which have the biggest bill of all 38 species of toucans.