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Genus: ''Anorrhinus'' Genus: ''Anorrhinus''
==Description== ==Description==
Three species of Hornbill from [[Asia]]. Three species of Hornbill from [[Asia]].
 +* Medium-sized birds
 +* Broad, bushy head feathers
 +* Loud cackling calls
 +* Co-operative breeders
==Taxonomy== ==Taxonomy==
-''Anorrhinus'' is a genus in the family [[:Category:Bucerotidae|Bucerotidae]].+''Anorrhinus'' is a genus in the family [[:Category:Bucerotidae|Bucerotidae]].<br />
 +[[Austen's Brown Hornbill]] and [[Tickell's Brown Hornbill]] are sometimes placed in their own genus [[:Category:Ptilolaemus|Ptilolaemus]].
{{Nav-Anorrhinus}} {{Nav-Anorrhinus}}
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 +==References==
 +#{{Ref-HBWVol6}}
 +{{ref}}
[[Category:Bucerotidae]] [[Category:Bucerotidae]]

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Genus: Anorrhinus

[edit] Description

Three species of Hornbill from Asia.

  • Medium-sized birds
  • Broad, bushy head feathers
  • Loud cackling calls
  • Co-operative breeders

[edit] Taxonomy

Anorrhinus is a genus in the family Bucerotidae.
Austen's Brown Hornbill and Tickell's Brown Hornbill are sometimes placed in their own genus Ptilolaemus.


Genus Anorrhinus viewedit
A. austeni Austen's Brown Hornbill
A. tickelli Tickell's Brown Hornbill
A. galeritus Bushy-crested Hornbill

[edit] References

  1. Del Hoyo, J, A Elliot, and J Sargatal, eds. 2001. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 6: Mousebirds to Hornbills. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions. ISBN 978-8487334306

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