(Eastern) Yellow-billed Hornbill
Tockus flavirostris
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The male eastern yellow-billed hornbill has a patch of purple skin on the neck, absent in the female. It is endemic to East Africa. The pair was seen in Mkomazi NP (7-21), courtesy of Kim Axmann. The middle two photos were also taken in Mkomazi NP (7-08); the lower two, in Samburu NP (Kenya, 11-96). Click the photo above to see 9 enlargements.

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Paul Oliver, Per Holmen, Kim Axmann

Last Update this page: 4-02-23