Abyssinian Ground Hornbill

Bucorvus abyssinicus - Bucorve d'Abyssinie

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Bucerotiformes

  • Family
    :

    Bucorvidés

  • Genus
    :

    Bucorvus

  • Species
    :

    abyssinicus

Descriptor

Boddaert, 1783

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 100 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 122 à 183 cm.
  • Weight
    : 3000 à 4000 g
Longevity

40 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Bucorve d'Abyssinie
♂ adult plum. breeding
Bucorve d'Abyssinie
♀ adult

Abyssinian Ground Hornbill (Bucorvus abyssinicus) is a species of bird in the Bucorvidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Bucorve d'Abyssinie,
  • Cálao terrestre norteño,
  • calau-da-abissínia,
  • Blaugesicht-Hornrabe,
  • abesszin szarvasvarjú,
  • Noordelijke Hoornraaf,
  • Bucorvo settentrionale,
  • nordlig hornkorp,
  • Blåmaskehornravn,
  • krkavčiak prilbatý,
  • zoborožec havraní,
  • Abessinsk Hornravn,
  • kalkkunasarvekas,
  • calau terrestre septentrional,
  • dzioboróg abisyński,
  • Абиссинский рогатый ворон,
  • ジサイチョウ,
  • 地犀鸟,
  • 地犀鳥,

Voice song and cries

Bucorve d'Abyssinie
♂ adult

Habitat

Bucorve d'Abyssinie
adult

Savanna : Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry, Subtropical/Tropical High Altitude ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) :

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

QRcode Bucorve d'Abyssinie
published: - Updated: 31-03-2007
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