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 ...
Hornbills (Bird Family Bucerotidae): Origin, Description, Photos, Diet and
Mar 30, 2012 ... Hornbill (family Bucerotidae), any of approximately 60 species of Old World
tropical birds constituting the family Bucerotidae (order ...
These birds range from the size of a pigeon to large birds with a 6-foot (1.8
meters) wingspan. You can easily pick out a hornbill from other birds by a special
May 8, 2008 ... 1. Hornbills are famous for their huge bills, flattened and curved, with toothed
edges and bony helmets over the upper jaw. These large birds ...
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 ...
Hornbills are a kind of bird named after their the large horn-like bills found on
most species. . There are 54 species of hornbill: 23 species living in the
Mar 23, 2011 ... A Hornbill bird in jungle world at the Bronx Zoo in New York City.
The primary food of the diet of the Great Hornbill is fruit. It will also eat insects,
lizards, snakes and small mammals. Like other birds, they likely play a part in
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