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Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill

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121578333_ce27052ad8.jpg?v=0 (128236 bytes) Alternate name
Tockus leucomelas Scientific name 
Bucerotiformes Order
Bucerotidae  Family   
48-60cm Length
Dry savanna, grassland & forest often near water in: Angola, Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia & Zimbabwe. Habitat-Altitude-Range
3 to 4 white eggs  incubated for about 25 days. fledge after about 45 days. (See notes) Clutch  
Fruit, seeds, invertebrates, larvae and small animals. Food   Diet
gregarious, usualy found in small flocks. Habits
931 World Number
Least Concern Status

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