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Hornbill- bird found in tropical and subtropical Africa, Asia, & Melanesia

A male Wreathed hornbill with gular pouch. The female's pouch is blue. Hornbill - bird found in tropical and subtropical Africa, Asia, & Melanesia

A red-knobbed hornbill.

The Red-knobbed hornbill (Aceros cassidix) primary home is in central and southern Sulawesi, Indonesia. It is also known as the Sulawesi wrinkled hornbill. See my Asian Birds board for more info.


Calao Rhinocéros (bucéros rhinoceros) Rhinoceros Hornbill - Borneo, Sumatra, Java, Malay Peninsula, Singapore and S.

Banded Broadbill in Kaeng Krachan National Park, Thailand. Photo by Carl-Johan Svensson

This bird is called a Banded Broadbill. (the colors in the photo have been pushed and saturated to make it look more intensely colorful)

world's best fisherman? Atlantic Puffin catches bunch of fish (photo Steve Waterhouse, via fairy-wren.tumblr 16755267350)

Chew with uour mouth closed. Atlantic Puffin catches bunch of fish (photo Steve Waterhouse)

QUEBRANTAHUESOS - Suiza. En el siglo XIX, el quebrantahuesos tuvo mala prensa. Fue acusado de llevar y devorando corderos y niños aún pequeños. Alpine autoridades declararon temporada abierta en el pájaro y el último de ellos fue asesinado en 1913. Pero el buitre, que es capaz de digerir los huesos grandes, nuevamente gracias a un programa de 20 años de éxito y costoso de introducir aves criadas en el salvaje.

A bearded vulture (biggest bird of prey that you can meet in Switzerland), taken against the bright gray sky.


Whiskered Treeswift is a species of bird in the Hemiprocnidae family. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippi.

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Lorius is a genus of lorikeet in the parrot family Psittaculidae. The genus contains six species that are distributed from the Moluccas in Indonesia through New Guinea to the Solomon Islands

Asian Paradise Flycatcher

Asian Paradise Flycatcher - looks like it's wearing a crown - Sub-Adult Male by Hrishikesh Sabnis

"Do they not see the birds, constrained in the middle of the sky? None withholds them but Allah; most surely there are signs in this for people who believe."  Surah Nahl, 79

The Raggiana Bird of Paradise; the national bird of Papua New Guinea. i used to live there when i was a kid, tho unfortunately i never got to see one al. Raggiana Bird of Paradise

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The Hoopoe - Upupa epops - is a colorful bird that is found across Afro-Eurasia, notable for its distinctive 'crown' of feathers.

Spotted Pardalote by gjkyoung, via Flickr

The Spotted pardalote (Pardalotus punctatus) is one of the smallest of all Australian birds at 8 to 10 cm in length, and one of the most colourful;

Bluethroat. Read where you've never read before http://youtu.be/LyO3EkP1TdY

Bluethroat is found in North America only on the tundra of Alaska & the Yukon Territory. It is common, however across Europe & Asia where it is not restricted to tundra habitat. Such a beauty.