Saffron Toucanet_Pteroglossus Bailloni

Category: Travel Portraits


Photo and caption by Karina Sechi Serboff

Toucan called banana for its color, are small and are found by the dozen in the Itatiaia National Park, Brazil's first national park established in 1937, Located in the currency between the states of Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Minas Gerais, in the "Serra da Matequeira". His relief varies from 600 to 2700 m above sea level, biodiversity is transformed from the exuberant Rain Forest, moving up in altitude forests. Where the headwaters of 12 major regional watershed, this park regulates climate of 17 Brazilian states.

Location: Itatiaia, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


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