Definitions

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  • proper n. A taxonomic family within the order Bucerotiformes — the hornbills.

Etymologies

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Buceros +‎ -idae

Examples

  • Guinea-fowl (Numididae), bustards (Otididae), hornbills (Bucerotidae) and francolins Francolinus sp. are found throughout the park, and raptors such as vultures (Accipitridae), fish eagle Haliaeetus vocifer, martial eagle Polemaetus bellicosus, and Gobar goshawk Melieraz gabar are also common.

    'W' National Park, Niger

  • A possible acoustic function for the casque structure in hornbills (Bucerotidae).

    Bucorvids: post-Cretaceous maniraptorans on the savannah

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