Turacos (Musophagidae)

Bare-faced Go-away-bird (Corythaixoides personatus) - HBW 4, p. 505

French: Touraco masqué German: Nacktkehl-Lärmvogel Spanish: Turaco Enmascarado
Other common names: Black-faced Lourie

Taxonomy: Chizærhis personata Rüppell, 1842, Ethiopia.
Forms a superspecies with C. concolor. Two subspecies recognized.

Subspecies and Distribution:

  • personatus (Rüppell, 1842) - Ethiopian Rift Valley from Dire Dawa and Ankober S to L Abaya and Yavello.
  • leopoldi (Shelley, 1881) - S Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, SW Kenya and Tanzania S to N Malawi, NE Zambia and SE Zaire.

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