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Andigena

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Piciformes
Familia: Ramphastidae
Subfamilia: Ramphastinae
Genus: Andigena
Species: A. cucullata - A. hypoglauca - A. laminirostris - A. nigrirostris

Name

Andigena Gould, 1851

References

* Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London (1850) Pt18 no.206 p.93

Internationalization
Türkçe: Dağ tukanı

Andigena, the mountain-toucans, is a genus of birds in the Ramphastidae family. They are found in humid highland forests in the Andes of South America, ranging from Bolivia to Venezuela. These medium-sized toucans all have olive-brown upperparts, a black crown, yellow rump, blue-grey underparts and a red vent.

Species

* Grey-breasted Mountain-toucan Andigena hypoglauca
* Hooded Mountain-toucan, Andigena cucullata
* Plate-billed Mountain-toucan, Andigena laminirostris
* Black-billed Mountain-toucan, Andigena nigrirostris


References

* Restall, R. L., C. Rodner, & M. Lentino. (2006). Birds of Northern South America. Christopher Helm, London. ISBN 0-7136-7243-9 (vol. 1). ISBN 0-7136-7242-0 (vol. 2).
* Schulenberg, T., D. Stotz, D. Lane, J. O' Neill, & T. Parker III. 2007. Birds of Peru. Christopher Helm, London. ISBN 978-0-7136-8673-9

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