Tockus leucomelas  Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill  Geelbekneushoringvoël
Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill
Moon River, Dec 2017

A breeding resident. More common in the surrounding thorn savanna than in the Waterberg (44% in, 56% out; recorded in 74% of the Waterberg pentads) it is curiously absent from much of the Waterberg's interior; fairly common, it occurs in any woodland but avoids the rocky, hilly areas; singly, in pairs or in small groups after breeding. Breeds in summer.
Southern Yellow-billed Hornbill Waterberg distribution
Yellow-billed Hornbill
Marakele, Mar 2018

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