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African Grey Hornbill

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view photos Photo by Jonas Van de Voorde Apr 08  © all rights reserved

Video by  Keith Murdock

Alternate name
Tockus nasutus Scientific name 
Bucerotiformes Order
Bucerotidae  Family   
43-48cm            Length
Woodland, grassland and scrub below 1,500 m in: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Ivory Coast, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe Habitat-Altitude-Range
3-5 White eggs incubation 24-26 days fledge 7 weeks. Clutch  
Insects, spiders, lizards, rodents seed, fruit, nuts. Food   Diet
Gregarious flocks in groups up to 100 except when. Habits
938 World Number

Least Concern


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