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Ground Hornbills

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Containing group: Bucerotiformes

Other Names for Bucorvus


Kemp, A. C. 1995. The Hornbills (Order Bucerotiformes). Bird families of the World Series No 1. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Kemp, A. C., and Kemp, M. I. 1980. The biology of the southern ground hornbill, Bucorvus leadbeateri (Aves, Bucerotidae). Annals of the Transvaal Museum 32:65-100.

Lum, S. and P. Poonswad, eds. 2005. The Ecology of Hornbills: Reproduction and Populations. Pimdee Karnpin, Bangkok.

Morrison, K, Daly, B., Burden, D., Engelbrecht, D., Jordan, M., Kemp, A., Kemp, M., Potgieter, C., Turner, A. & Friedmann, Y., eds. 2005. Southern Ground Hornbill (Bucorvus leadbeateri) PHVA. Workshop Report. Conservation Breeding Specialist Group (SSC/IUCN)/ CBSG South Africa, Endangered Wildlife Trust.

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Scientific Name Bucorvus leadbeateri
Location Southern Serengeti
Comments Ground Hornbill
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Copyright © Greg and Marybeth Dimijian
Scientific Name Bucorvus abyssinicus
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Body Part head
Source #5008004
Source Collection Bugwood Network/Forestry Images
Copyright © Casey Sanders, United States
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