Toucan | National Geographic - adult size of a toucan


Toco Toucan Facts - Animals of South America - adult size of a toucan

Average life span in The Wild: Up to 20 years. Size: Body: 25 inches; bill: 7.5 inches. Weight: 20 ounces. Size relative to a 6-ft man: IUCN Red List Status:?.

The toco toucan (Ramphastos toco), also known as the common toucan, giant toucan or simply The bill is the largest relative to body size of all birds providing 30 to 50% of its The ability to radiate heat depends upon air speed: if this is low only 25% of the adult bird's resting heat production to as much as four times this.

Toucans are members of the Neotropical near passerine bird family Ramphastidae. Toco toucan (Ramphastos toco) adult. Toucans range in size from the lettered aracari (Pteroglossus inscriptus), at 130 g (4.6 oz) and 29 cm ( 11.5 inches).

Adult. Toco Toucans are the largest of the toucans. Male and female are similar in Bill length. male: mean 200.5 mm (range 173-215 mm, n=28). female: mean .

Measuring 63.5 cm (25 in.) in length, the toco toucan is the largest of all toucans. Its black body and white throat are overshadowed by its most recognizable trait.