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Red-billed hornbill

Tockus erythrorhynchus

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5 Comments

so cool!

MadelineJeffery
MadelineJeffery 9 years ago

I remember someone saying at the time that it was the same kind of bird as the character Zazu from the Disney movie, The Lion King, so I think your Red-billed hornbill suggestion is correct.

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago

Beautiful Bird,

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 9 years ago

Agreed. They love to hang around the lodges and especially dining halls

Gordon Dietzman
Gordon Dietzman 9 years ago

I'd suggest this is a red-billed hornbill (Tockus erythrorhynchus). See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red-billed_... for more information. Let me know what you think....

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Copperbelt Province, Zambia

Spotted on Aug 13, 2010
Submitted on Dec 13, 2011

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