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Rufous Hornbill (Buceros hydrocorax)

Rufous Hornbill (Buceros hydrocorax)
Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): Great Philippine Hornbill, Philippine Brown Hornbill

Date and Location: Philippines - May, 2004
Source ?? Matt Miller
Web Site: Mango Verde

The rufous hornbill (Buceros hydrocorax), also known as the Philippine hornbill and locally as kalaw (pronounced kah-lau), is a large species of hornbill. It is endemic to the Philippines.

Scientific Name: Buceros hydrocorax Linnaeus, 1766
Common Names: Northern Rufous Hornbill, Rufous Hornbill, Philippine Hornbill, Great Philippine Hornbill, Kalaw
French: Calao à casque plat; German: Nord-Feuerhornvogel; Spanish: Cálao rojizo norteño, Cálao Rojipardo
Taxonomy: Buceros Hydrocorax Linnaeus, 1766, Moluccas; error = Manila, Philippines.

Philippine hornbill
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