Rufous-necked Hornbill

Aceros nipalensis

ML55026131


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Saurabh Sawant
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eBird Checklist S36081067
IN-West Bengal-latpanchar - 26.894x88.398 - Apr 19, 2017 5:44 AM
Darjiling, West Bengal, India
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Latitude and Longitude 26.894, 88.3981 Map

Age
Adult
Sex
Male
Behaviors
Breeding
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Media notes

Male carrying fruit for courting.

Observation details

Attempted twice to mate (seemed unsuccessful but mating was quite frequent all other times). Courtship was on throughout the morning. Female sitting inside the nest hole (not sealed) intermittently. Accepted offered fruit the male carried only when it entered the nest after an hour. Accepted single fruit twice and immediately dropped outside from the nest.

Technical Information

Model
NIKON D500
f-stop
f/6.3
Focal length
260 mm
Shutter speed
1/2000 sec
ISO
1400
Flash
Flash did not fire
Original file size
2,017KB
Dimensions
1920 x 1280

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