Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hornbills :: Rhinoceros Hornbill

Rhinoceros Hornbill Buceros rhinoceros

Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): Great Rhinoceros Hornbill
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Kinabatangan River, Borneo, Malaysia - Aug, 2004 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Kuala Lumpur Bird Park, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Feb 19, 1997 © Peter R. Bono  Tabin Wildlife Reserve, Sabah, Malaysia - 2004 © Paul Huang 
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Malay Peninsula and Greater Sundas;
Four populations;
(1) S. Peninsular Thailand and nc. peninsular Malaya (Belum area s. to Songkhla, Bukit, Maxwell in Perak and Gunung Tahan in Kelantan).
(2) Sumatra and Belitung Is.
(3) Java e. to Meru-Betiri.
(4) Borneo (Kalimantan, Sarawak, Sabah, Brunei).


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


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