Nonnatives - Silvery-cheeked Hornbill

Silvery-cheeked Hornbill - Ceratogymna brevis

 

Florida's Exotic Wildlife. Species detail.

First year: 1994

Extirpated year:

Established status: Species have populations whose status is unknown.

Estimated Florida range: 1 county  Not reported breeding

Statewide trend: Unknown status

Threats to natives: Unknown.

Species Account: Native to montane and coastal forests from Ethiopia to southern Mozambique (Clements 1991). The sighting in Florida represents an escapee.

Habitats: Central or core urban area

County First Year Extirpated Year Breeding status Notes
Dade 1994   Not reported breeding  

References

Clements, J. 1991. Birds of the World: A checklist. Ibis Publishing Co., Vista, CA.

Pranty, B. 1995a. Field observations [fall report: August-November 1994]. Florida Field Naturalist 23:44-56.

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