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Southern Ground Hornbill

Bucorvus leadbeateri

Description:

Large ground dweller - there where three moving slowly through the grass - two male and one female.

Habitat:

Grass savannah

Notes:

One knows they are big, but when you see them in the wild their size is truly striking! Sadly this species numbers continue to fall dramatically...

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2 Comments

Smith Zoo
Smith Zoo 4 years ago

Thanks Luis!

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 4 years ago

I've never seen one like this. Thanks for sharing Smith Zoo.

Ba-Phalaborwa Local Municipality, Limpopo, South Africa

Lat: -23.93, Long: 31.50

Spotted on Mar 24, 2014
Submitted on Apr 18, 2014

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