White-crested Turaco

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White-crested Turaco

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Alternate name
Tauraco leucolophus Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Musophagidae Family
Tropical rainforest, shrubland & savanna, often near permanent water, between 100 & 2,200 m. Found in:- Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Kenya, Nigeria, Sudan & Uganda. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Fruit, seeds. Food  
2129 - TSN: 555337 World Number
Least Concern Status

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White-Crested Turaco

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Czech: turaco bělokorunkatę, Turako belokorunkatę
Danish: Hvidtoppet Turako
German: Weißhaubenturako
English: White crested Turaco, White-crested Loerie, White-crested Lourie, White-crested Touraco, White-crested Turaco
Spanish: Turaco Crestiblanco, Turaco de Cresta Blanca
Estonian: valgetutt-turako
Finnish: Valkoharjaturako
French: Touraco à huppe blanche
Italian: Turaco crestabianca
Japanese: shirogashiraeboshidori
Japanese: シロガシラエボシドリ
Latin: Proturacus leucolophus, Tauraco leucolophus
Dutch: Witkuiftoerako
Norwegian: Hvithodeturako
Polish: turak bialoczuby, turak białoczuby
Russian: Белохохлый турако
Slovak: turako bielochochlę
Swedish: Vitkronad turako
Swahili: Shorobo Kishungi-cheupe
Chinese: 白冠蕉鹃
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