Range: Southern part of Amazonia, Maranhão, Ceará (Sick 1997).
Synonyms: Pteroglossus gouldii NATTERER 1837;
Figure 1. This toucanet was seen in an area of secundary, but well preserved humid forest in Serra de Baturité, about 100 m away from human habitations. The species is quite common in parts of Serra de Baturité.
The black crown and breast show that this bird is a male (Mata et al. 2006, p. 334/335, fig. 6R).To top of page