Cuculiformes

Turacos (Musophagidae)

HBW 4, p. 480

  • Medium-sized to large, fairly stocky arboreal birds with a rather long tail and short, rounded wings; head often with prominent crest and strikingly coloured; plumage largely glossy.
  • Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Forest, woodland and savanna.
  • 6 genera, 23 species, 38 taxa.
  • 2 species threatened; none extinct since 1600.
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6 genera, 23 species

484 files covering
6 genera (100%)
23 species (100%)

 

    192 videos covering
6 genera (100%)
23 species (100%)
    271 photographs covering
6 genera (100%)
23 species (100%)
    21 sound recordings covering
4 genera (67%)
13 species (57%)
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