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Rufous-necked hornbill
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Rufous-necked hornbill (Aceros nipalensis)

Inhabitant of the Himalayan foothill rain forest of India.Found their valley after a prolonged search where they are breeding successfully within a small and delicate gene pool.
Thanks for viewing and critics.
Habitat
Himalayan foot hill rainforest
Location
Out-skirt of the Mahananda Wild life Sanctuary,Darjeeling ,India
Date taken
18.03.2012
Scientific name
Aceros nipalensis
Equipment used
Canon 7D+500mm f4+Benro Gimball head and legs.
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Opus Editor
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WOW! I'm sure we'll all run out of superlatives very soon.

Thanks so much for adding this picture Debapratim. There's so few pictures of this species in the Gallery.

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Asia, Australia & Pacific Islands
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Debapratim Saha
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