Palawan hornbill

Palawan hornbill

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Anthracoceros marchei

The Palawan hornbill is a large forest bird endemic to the Philippines. It is one of the 11 endemic hornbills in the country. It is only found in Palawan and nearby islands of Balabac, Busuanga, Calauit, Culion and Coron. It is locally known as 'talusi' in the language Cuyunon, It is threatened by habitat loss, hunting and trapping for the cage-bird trade.

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Distribution

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Palawan hornbill habitat map

Habits and Lifestyle

Lifestyle
Seasonal behavior
Bird's call

Diet and Nutrition

Diet

References

1. Palawan hornbill Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palawan_hornbill
2. Palawan hornbill on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22682444/92946182
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/618907

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