[Pteroglossus aracari]
  Habitat: Subtropical or tropical moist lowland
  forests, heavily degraded former forest
  Size: 14-18"
  Weight: 6-11 oz
  Incubation Period: 16-17 days
  Number of Young: 2-4
  Conservation Status: Least Concern

  

 

 

- They roost socially with up to five adults and their fledged offspring sleeping in the same hole.
- They are very social birds living in groups with all members, including siblings, feeding the chicks.

- All adults continue to feed the chicks for several weeks after fledging.
- Its beak can measure up to 4” long.

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