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Great Hornbill Buceros bicornis



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Further resources

IUCN SSC Hornbill Specialist Group

Detailed species accounts from the Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 2001).

Search for photos and videos, and hear sounds of this species from the Macaulay Library


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BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Buceros bicornis. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/great-hornbill-buceros-bicornis on 24/02/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 24/02/2024.