Toucanet (image) American Association for the Advancement of Science Share Print E-Mail Caption A toucanet (Selenidera maculirostris) eats palm fruits in the Atlantic forest. These large birds play a fundamental role in the forest as seed dispersers of large seeds. Credit [Image courtesy of Edson Endrigo] Usage Restrictions May be used only with permission Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.