Hartlaub's Turaco (Tauraco hartlaubi) - HBW 4, p. 503
French: Touraco de Hartlaub
Spanish: Turaco de Hartlaub
Other common names: Black-crested Turaco
Taxonomy: Corythaix hartlaubi Fischer and Reichenow, 1884, Mt Meru, northern Tanzania.
Forms a superspecies with T. leucotis. Monotypic.
Distribution: Centred around Kenyan Highlands, extending into E Uganda at Mts Morongole, Moroto, Kadam, Debasien and Elgon, and into N Tanzania at Loliondo, Longido, Mt Meru and Mt Kilimanjaro, North and South Pares and W Usambaras.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
An individual perched in a tree, looking around and going away. Locality Jurong Bird Park, Singapore (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 18 October 2011 2 years ago 21 sec 3.9
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A perched bird
Locality Arusha National Park, Arusha Region, Tanzania
Krzysztof Blachowiak 16 March 2013 12 weeks ago 4.7
Locality Naro Moru River Lodge, Mount Kenya National Park, Kenya (Monotypic species)
Nik Borrow 19 November 2011 12 weeks ago 4.6
An adult bird getting a drink of water.
Locality Nairobi, Kenya (Monotypic species)
Ken Havard 5 February 2006 3 years ago 3.8
single bird sitting on a branch of a tree in Naro Moru River Lodge
Locality Naro Moru River Lodge, Mount Kenya National Park, Kenya
Axel Gollnisch 30 March 2013 50 weeks ago 3.5
A bird perched in a tree.
Locality Jurong Bird Park, Singapore (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 18 October 2011 2 years ago 3.2
A bird perched among the foliage
Locality London Zoo, London, England, Great Britain
Nicole Bouglouan 7 August 2011 2 years ago 3
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