abyssinian ground hornbill, ground hornbill
Hornbills (family Bucerotidae) are a group of birds characterized by a long, down-curved bill, sometimes with a casque on the upper mandible. Frequently, the bill is brightly coloured.It also can be founded at Sarawak,Malaysia.But, the birds are now in endangered.The animals is a protected specis in Malaysia. Both the common English and the scientific name of the family refer to the shape of the bill, "buceros" being "cow horn" in Greek. In addition, they possess a two-lobed kidney. Hornbills are the only birds in which the first two neck vertebrae (the axis and atlas) are fused together; this probably provides a more stable platform for carrying the bill.
|City||Murchison Falls||Weather||Cloudy, Rain|
|Activity||Boat ride||Tour||GAP (Great Adventure People)|
|Model||Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi||Width||2977|
|Height||2233||Flash||Off, Did not fire|
|White Bal.||Auto||Program||Aperture-priority AE|
|Altitude||72.20233139 m||File Size||3.8 MB|