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Brown-cheeked Hornbill
06 43 050 Bycanistes cylindricus cylindricus m
Information
Range Ivory Coast, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Togo.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Bucerotiformes
Family Bucerotidae/Bucorvidae
Genus Bycanistes
Species Bycanistes cylindricus
Conservation Status
VUSpecies
Vulnerable

The Brown-cheeked hornbill (Bycanistes cylindricus), is a species of hornbill in the Bucorvidae family. It is found in Ivory Coast, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Togo. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, plantations, and heavily degraded former forest. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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