Oriental pied hornbill

Oriental pied hornbill

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SPECIES
Anthracoceros albirostris

The oriental pied hornbill is an Indo-Malayan pied hornbill, a large canopy-dwelling bird belonging to the family Bucerotidae. Two other common names for this species are Sunda pied hornbill and Malaysian pied hornbill. The species is considered to be among the smallest and most common of the Asian hornbills. It has the largest distribution in the genus and is found in the Indian Subcontinent and throughout Southeast Asia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. The oriental pied hornbill's diet includes fruit, insects, shellfish, small reptiles and, sometimes, small mammals and birds including their eggs.

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Habits and Lifestyle

Lifestyle
Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

Diet

Mating Habits

MATING BEHAVIOR

References

1. Oriental pied hornbill Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oriental_pied_hornbill
2. Oriental pied hornbill on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22682437/184925767
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/669536

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