It is till under a matter of debate if toucans are parrot or not. But words will fall short to describe the beauty of this long beaked bird. Usually southern America, Mexico is the place for these birds. They usually live in the tree holes and.
Although this subtropical bird live on fruits, they also make prey of small insects and lizards. So they can also be called omnivorous. It is reported that in captive condition the toucans are hunting insects actively. Their diet can comprise only insects. Trespassing in the nests of other birds toucans steal the eggs and nestlings to provide themselves with enough protein. When the question of feeding of cheeks comes they prefer animal food rather than fruits.
Toucans come of a family of forty species. They are one of most beautiful birds. But it is under review that whether this species is endangered or not.