Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hornbills :: Indian Gray Hornbill

Indian Gray Hornbill Ocyceros birostris

Described by: Scopoli (1786)
Alternate common name(s): Indian Grey Hornbill, Grey Hornbill, Gray Hornbill, Common Grey Hornbill, Common Gray Hornbill
Old scientific name(s): Tockus birostris


Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India - Mar, 2004 © Dave Behrens 
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Indian Subcontinent;
Ne. Pakistan and India w. to Kathiawar, Mt. Abu, and n. along the base of the Himalayas up to 1400m in Kumaon (Bhun Tal) e. to the Rajmahal Hills and s. throughout in Rajasthan, Gujarat (Kutch) and Karala, s. Nepal in lowlands to 500m and nw. Bangladesh.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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