SILVERY-CHEEKED HORNBILL

(Bycanistes brevis, also Ceratogymna brevis)

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Roberts VI / VII 456 / 78
Clements 2000 98.0500
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 93-40
 
A large bird (75 to 80 cm) found in Africa from Mozambique to Ethiopia. In southern Africa it is a fairly common resident in the extreme northern Transvaal, eastern Zimbabwe and northern Mozambique. Usually found in pairs, it lives in tall evergreen forests and eats fruit.

List of Stamps showing Silvery-cheeked Hornbill

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Central African Republic     2000 390f
Malawi 0802  0514 1988 K2