Black dwarf hornbill

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Black dwarf hornbill
Tockus hartlaubi.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Bucerotiformes
Family: Bucerotidae
Genus: Horizocerus
Species: H. hartlaubi
Binomial name
Tockus hartlaubi
Gould, 1861
Synonyms

Tockus hartlaubi

The black dwarf hornbill or western little hornbill (Horizocerus hartlaubi) is a species of hornbill in the family Bucerotidae. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Togo, and Uganda.

Description[edit]

It is black with a curved beak and a wide white brow above its eye.

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