White-crested Turaco

Tauraco leucolophus - Touraco à huppe blanche

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Musophagiformes

  • Family
    :

    Musophagidés

  • Genus
    :

    Tauraco

  • Species
    :

    leucolophus

Descriptor

Heuglin, 1855

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 40 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 198 à 226 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

White-crested Turaco (Tauraco leucolophus) is a species of bird in the Musophagidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Touraco à huppe blanche,
  • Turaco crestiblanco,
  • turaco-de-crista-branca,
  • Weißhaubenturako,
  • fehérbóbitás turákó,
  • Witkuiftoerako,
  • Turaco crestabianca,
  • vitkronad turako,
  • Hvithodeturako,
  • turako bielochochlatý,
  • turako bělokorunkatý,
  • Hvidtoppet Turako,
  • valkoharjaturako,
  • turac de cresta blanca,
  • turak białoczuby,
  • Белохохлый турако,
  • シロガシラエボシドリ,
  • 白冠蕉鹃,
  • 白冠蕉鵑,

Voice song and cries

Touraco à huppe blanche
adult

Habitat

Touraco à huppe blanche
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls)

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

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published: - Updated: 01-10-2013
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