Piping hornbill

Bycanistes fistulator

The piping hornbill is a bird in the hornbill family. This black-and-white species is found in humid forest and second growth in Central and West Africa, ranging from Senegal east to Uganda and south to Angola. At about 50 centimetres in length, it is the smallest member of the genus ''Bycanistes''.
Status: Least concern
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Taxonomy
KingdomAnimalia
DivisionChordata
ClassAves
OrderBucerotiformes
FamilyBucerotidae
GenusBycanistes
SpeciesB. fistulator
Photographed in
Côte d'Ivoire