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Guinea Turaco

Tauraco persa (Linnaeus, 1758)

The Guinea Turaco (Tauraco persa), also known as the Green Turaco, is a species of turaco, a group of near-passerines birds. It is found in forests of West and Central Africa, ranging from Senegal east to DR Congo and south to northern Angola. It lays two eggs in a tree platform nest. It formerly included the Livingstone's, Schalow's, Knysna, Black-billed and Fischer's Turacos as subspecies. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Musophagiformes
Family:
  Musophagidae
Genus:
  Tauraco

Scientific:
  Tauraco persa

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.111

Protonym:
  Cuculus Persa

Avibase ID:
  0B36500B526315F5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/0B36500B

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555325

Geographic range:

  • Tauraco persa persa: Ivory Coast to Ghana and Cameroon
  • Tauraco persa zenkeri: southern Cameroon to Gabon, northern Angola, Congo and northwestern Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Tauraco persa buffoni: Senegambia to Liberia
English:
Guinea Turaco
Czech:
turako chocholatý
German:
Guineaturako
Danish:
Grøntoppet Turako
Spanish:
Turaco de Guinea
Finnish:
vihertöyhtöturako
French:
Touraco vert
Italian:
Turaco di Guinea
Japanese:
giniaeboshidori
Japanese:
ギニアエボシドリ
Dutch:
Groene Toerako
Norwegian:
Fiolettvingeturako
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Fiolettvengturako
Polish:
turak zielonoczuby
Portuguese:
Turaco-da-guiné
Russian:
Гвинейский турако
Slovak:
turako zelenochochlatý
Swedish:
guineaturako
Ukrainian:
Турако зеленочубий
Chinese:
绿冠蕉鹃


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Touraco vert ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Touraco vert ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Green Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Tauraco persa [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Tauraco persa [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Tauraco persa [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Guinea Turaco ( Tauraco persa) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Tauraco persa [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Tauraco persa [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Tauraco [persa, corythaix, livingstonii or schalowi] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: Turac de Guinea
Czech: turaco chocholatý, Turako chocholatý
Danish: Grøntoppet Turako
German: Grünhelmturako, Guineaturako, Hollenturako
English: Green Crested Turaco, Green Lourie, Green Turaco, Green-crested Touraco, Green-crested Turaco, Guinea Turaco
English (IOC): Guinea Turaco
Spanish: Turaco de Guinea, Turaco Verde
Spanish (Spain): Turaco de Guinea
Spanish (HBW): Guinea Turaco
Estonian: metsturako
Finnish: Vihertöyhtöturako
French: Touraco à huppe verte, Touraco vert
Hungarian: perzsa turákó
Italian: Turaco di Guinea, Turaco verde
Japanese: giniaeboshidori
Japanese: ギニアエボシドリ
Scientific: Cuculus Persa, Tauraco persa, Tauraco persa persa
Lithuanian: Gvinėjinis turakas
Dutch: Groene Toerako
Norwegian Nynorsk: Fiolettvengturako
Norwegian: Fiolettvingeturako
Polish: turak zielonoczuby
Portuguese: Turaco-da-guiné
Portuguese (Portugal): Andua-da-guiné
Russian: Гвинейский турако
Slovak: turako zelenochochlatý, Turako zelenochochlý
Swedish: Guineaturako
Ukrainian: Турако зеленочубий
Chinese: 绿冠蕉鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 綠冠蕉鵑

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