African Grey Hornbill

Lophoceros nasutus - Calao à bec noir

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Bucerotiformes

  • Family
    :

    Bucérotidés

  • Genus
    :

    Lophoceros

  • Species
    :

    nasutus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1766

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 51 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 163 à 233 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

African Grey Hornbill (Lophoceros nasutus) is a species of bird in the Bucerotidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Lophoceros nasutus nasutus (Senegal and Gambia to Ethiopia and c Kenya, sw Arabia)
  • Lophoceros nasutus epirhinus (s Uganda and s Kenya to n South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Calao à bec noir,
  • Toco Piquinegro,
  • Calau-cinzento,
  • Grautoko,
  • szürke tokó,
  • Grijze Tok,
  • Bucero grigio africano,
  • Afrikansk gråtoko,
  • Gråtoko,
  • toko sivý,
  • zoborožec šedý,
  • Grå Toko,
  • harmaatoko,
  • Grysneushoringvoël,
  • calau becnegre,
  • toko nosaty,
  • pelēkais degunragputns,
  • Африканский серый ток,
  • ハイイロコサイチョウ,
  • 黑嘴弯嘴犀鸟,
  • 黑嘴彎嘴犀鳥,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Savanna : Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry

Geographic range

Illustration

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