Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hornbills :: Trumpeter Hornbill

Trumpeter Hornbill Ceratogymna bucinator

Described by: Temminck (1824)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Bycanistes bucinator


Location unknown - Date unknown © Allen Chartier  Kenya - Jan, 2000 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Zimbabwe - Aug, 1999 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Mida Creek, Kenya - Mar, 2006 © Nigel Hacking 
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S. tropical Africa to se. Africa;
Fragmented distribution;
Nc. Angola w. to Chitan across s. Zaire and Burundi to sc. and se. Kenya n. and w. to Witu, Meru and Narobi and Tanzania n. to Kibondo, s. through Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, ne. and e. Zimbabwe to ex. ne. Namibia and n. Botswana to e. South Africa (e. Transvaal, Natal, Swaziland and se. Cape Province s. to Alexandria and Knysna Forests).


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


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