Great hornbill (Buceros bicornis)

Also known as: Concave-casqued hornbill, great Indian hornbill, great pied hornbill, Indian concave-casqued hornbill, Indian hornbill
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderCoraciiformes
FamilyBucerotidae
GenusBuceros (1)

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix I of CITES (2).

Information on the great hornbill is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact: arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

  1. IUCN Red List (April, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
  2. CITES (April, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org