Nonnatives - Keel-billed Toucan

Keel-billed Toucan - Ramphastos sulfuratus


Florida's Nonnative Wildlife. Species detail.

First year: 1972

Extirpated year:

Established status: Species have populations whose status is unknown.

Estimated Florida range: 2 counties  Not reported breeding

Statewide trend: Unknown status

Threats to natives:

Species Account: Ranges from Mexico to Venezuela.

Habitats: Central or core urban area

County First Year Extirpated Year Breeding status Notes
Broward 1972   Not reported breeding  
Dade 1982   Not reported breeding  


Robertson, W. B., and G. E. Woolfenden. 1992. Florida bird species: an annotated list. Florida Ornithological Society, Gainesville, Florida, USA.

Stevenson, H. M., and B. H. Anderson. 1994. The birdlife of Florida. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.

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