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Kingdom: Animalia Phylum:  Chordata Class: Aves Order: Coraciiformes Family: Bucerotidae Genus: Buceros Species: B. rhinoceros Binomial name Buceros rhinoceros Linnaeus, 1758 The Rhinoceros Hornbill, Buceros rhinoceros, is one of the largest hornbills, growing up to 122 cm. Only the Helmeted Hornbill is larger, being up to 127 cm in length. The Rhinoceros Hornbill lives in […]

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Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Coraciiformes Family: Bucerotidae Genus: Anthracoceros Species: A. albirostris Binomial name Anthracoceros albirostris (Shaw & Nodder, 1807) The Oriental pied-hornbills on Pulau Ubin are the only truly wild hornbills found on Singapore. Unlike most other hornbills, Oriental pied-hornbills can be found outside primary rainforests and may visit inhabited areas […]

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