The hornbills (Bucerotidae) are a family of bird found in tropical and subtropical
Africa, Asia and Melanesia. They are characterized by a long, down-curved bill ...
Hornbill (family Bucerotidae), any of approximately 60 species of Old World
tropical birds constituting the family Bucerotidae (order Coraciiformes). They are
Hornbills (Bird Family Bucerotidae): Origin, Description, Photos, Diet and
Mar 23, 2011 ... A Hornbill bird in jungle world at the Bronx Zoo in New York City.
Found mostly in India, as its name implies, the great Indian hornbill lives primarily
in ... Though the hornbill has a strong preference for figs, the bird also hunts ...
The helmeted hornbill has dark brown upperparts and white underparts. Its
extremely long central tail feathers, which often double the length of the entire
With long eyelashes, dark eyes, and an almost comically large, curved bill,
hornbills have many admirers (the eyelashes are modified feathers!). These birds
If you were to mistake the Rhinoceros Hornbill for some sort of prehistoric
dinosaur, you wouldn't be alone. This big, mostly black bird has more in common
Pilai Poonswad began studying hornbills in Thailand after she became ... With
Atsuo Tsuji she started to document the life of these birds and together they have
Oct 12, 2015 ... The illegal trade in elephant tusks is well reported, but there's a type of "ivory"
that's even more valuable. It comes from the helmeted hornbill - a ...