Walden's hornbill

Walden's hornbill

Kingdom
Phylum
Class
Family
SPECIES
Rhabdotorrhinus waldeni

Walden's hornbill locally called dulungan, also known as the Visayan wrinkled hornbill, rufous-headed hornbill or writhed-billed hornbill, is a critically endangered species of hornbill living in the rainforests on the islands of Negros and Panay in the Philippines. It is closely related to the writhed hornbill, but can be recognized by the yellow throat and ocular skin in the male, and the blue throat and ocular skin in the female . Its binomial name commemorates the Scottish ornithologist Viscount Walden. It is considered one of the Western Visayas Big 5 which includes the Negros bleeding-heart pigeon, Visayan spotted deer, Visayan hornbill and the Visayan warty pig.

This is a part of the Wikipedia article used under the Creative Commons Attribution-Sharealike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA).

Geography

Continents
Countries
Biogeographical Realms

Biome

Habits and Lifestyle

Lifestyle
Seasonal behavior

Diet and Nutrition

Diet

References

1. Walden's hornbill Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walden's_hornbill
2. Walden's hornbill on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22682517/125519634
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/403705

More Fascinating Animals to Learn About