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Rhinoceros Hornbill

Buceros rhinoceros


The Rhinoceros Hornbill (Buceros rhinoceros) is one of the largest hornbills, adults being approximately the size of a swan,[2] 91–122 cm (36–48 in)[3] long and weighing 2–3 kg (4.4–6.6 lbs). The Rhinoceros Hornbill lives in captivity for up to 90 years. It is found in lowland and montane, tropical and subtropical and in the mountain rain forests up to 1,400 metres altitude in Borneo, Sumatra, Java, the Malay Peninsula, Singapore and southern Thailand.[1]

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RinaldiAd 9 years ago

Jason Alexander: 7D dengan lensa 400mm

namitha 9 years ago

Spectacular shot!

ceherzog 9 years ago

Just fantastic!

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 9 years ago

Halo Rinaldi, mau nanya kalau ini ngefoto pake gear apa? Makasih :)

Amazing pic !

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 9 years ago

Great shot! Ayo jaga hutan Indonesia! \(^o^)/

LaurenZarate 9 years ago

Great timing!

Steve G. Gurdy
Steve G. Gurdy 9 years ago

Amazing looking bird!

Ingrid3 9 years ago

This is amazing! You can also add this to the GLOBAL FLIGHT mission!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 9 years ago

Nice capture!

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Spotted on Nov 9, 2013
Submitted on Nov 9, 2013

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