A Great-Rhinoceros Hornbill hybrid

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The courtship rituals of the pair of Great Hornbill (Buceros bicronis) (above left) and Rhinoceros Hornbill (Buceros rhinoceros) (above right) at Eng Neo during 2006-7 intrigued many Singaporean birders and provided subjects for many bird photographers. Besides being of two … Continued

Great and Rhinoceros Hornbills: One year on

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This account has now been published as: Y. M. Chan, M. Chan and Y. C. Wee (2008). Aberrant behaviour of a female Great Hornbill and a female Rhinoceros Hornbill. Nature in Singapore. 1:31–34. A PDF copy is available HERE. ———————————————————————————————————————— … Continued

Tales of a Rhinoceros Hornbill

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Kwek Siew Jin, a member of the Nature Society (Singapore), had an exciting encounter with a Rhinoceros Hornbill (Buceros rhinoceros) while out walking with a group of friends in the Bukit Timah Nature Reserve one day. Below is Siew Jin’s … Continued

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