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 ...
With long eyelashes, dark eyes, and an almost comically large, curved bill,
hornbills have many admirers (the eyelashes are modified feathers!). These birds
Hornbills (Bird Family Bucerotidae): Origin, Description, Photos, Diet and
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 ...
Due to their large bills and distinctive colouring, the hornbill is one of the most
easily recognisable birds in the world.
The largest collection of Southeast Asian Hornbills in the world, as well as a wide
... rare and endangered birds in captivity to ensure their continued survival.
Features: A large bird (about 70cm) with black-and-white plumage. The hornbill's
trademark is its large, long bill. The bill, however, is not as heavy as it appears.
Mar 23, 2011 ... A Hornbill bird in jungle world at the Bronx Zoo in New York City.
Aug 13, 2008 ... A secret camera is hidden in a Hornbill nest before the jungle bird blocks the
entrance for hatching. Fascinating insight into the private life of ...
Dec 18, 2015 ... Helmeted Hornbills recently became one of the most expensive and sought after
animals on the wildlife black market, yet most people know ...