Malabar Pie Hornbill (Anthracoceros coronatus)
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Bucerotiformes
Family Bucerotidae
Genus Anthracoceros

Anthracoceros is a genus of hornbills in the Bucerotidae family.

The name Anthracoceros is a combination of the Greek words anthrax, meaning "coal black" and kerōs, meaning "horn".


It contains the following species:

Oriental Pied Hornbill (Shaw & Nodder, 1807) (Anthracoceros albirostris)
Malabar Pie Hornbill (Boddaert, 1783) Anthracoceros coronatus
Black Hornbill (Raffles, 1822) (Anthracoceros malayanus)
Palawan Hornbill (Oustalet, 1885) (Anthracoceros marchei)
Sulu Hornbill (Oustalet, 1880) (Anthracoceros montani)
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