Toucans (Ramphastidae)

Grey-breasted Mountain-toucan (Andigena hypoglauca) - HBW 7, p. 259

French: Toucan bleu German: Blautukan Spanish: Tucán Pechigris

Taxonomy: Pteroglossus hypoglaucus Gould, 1833, intergrading in Ecuador.
Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • hypoglauca (Gould, 1833) - mountains of C & S Colombia to E Ecuador.
  • lateralis Chapman, 1923 - Andes of E Ecuador and Peru.