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White-cheeked Turaco

Tauraco leucotis (Rüppell, 1835)

The White-cheeked Turaco (Tauraco leucotis) is a species of bird in the Musophagidae family. It is found in Eritrea, Ethiopia, and Sudan. A mid-sized species is measures 43 cm (17 in) in length, including a tail of 19 cm (7.5 in), and weighs 200–315 g (7.1–11.1 oz). This species is the most commonly raised in captive conditions (Many references in ITS Magazine) Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Musophagiformes
Family:
  Musophagidae
Genus:
  Tauraco

Scientific:
  Tauraco leucotis

Citation:
  (Rüppell, 1835)

Reference:
  NeueWirbelth.Vog. p.8 pl.3

Protonym:
  Corythaix leucotis

Avibase ID:
  E1F0E4B579CA8101

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E1F0E4B5

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 555334

Geographic range:

  • Tauraco leucotis leucotis: Eritrea, northern and western Ethiopia, and adjacent eastern South Sudan
  • Tauraco leucotis donaldsoni: S-central Ethiopia south of Rift Valley and extreme w Somalia
English:
White-cheeked Turaco
Czech:
turako bělolící
German:
Weißohrturako
Danish:
Hvidkindet Turako
Spanish:
Turaco Cariblanco
Finnish:
valkoposkiturako
French:
Touraco à joues blanches
Italian:
Turaco guancebianche
Japanese:
hoojiroeboshidori
Japanese:
ホオジロエボシドリ
Dutch:
Witwangtoerako
Norwegian:
Hvitøreturako
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvitøyreturako
Polish:
turak bialouchy
Portuguese:
Turaco-de-orelha-branca
Russian:
Белоухий турако
Slovak:
turako bielolíci
Swedish:
vitkindad turako
Ukrainian:
Турако сірокрилий
Chinese:
白颊蕉鹃


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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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):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Touraco à joues blanches ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Touraco à joues blanches ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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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:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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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):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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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 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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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):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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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 2.11:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Tauraco leucotis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Tauraco leucotis [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Tauraco leucotis [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
White-cheeked Turaco ( Tauraco leucotis) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Tauraco leucotis [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Tauraco leucotis [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: Turac carablanc
Czech: turaco bělolící, Turako belolící, turako bělolící
Danish: Hvidkindet Turako
German: Weißohrturako
English: White cheeked Turaco, White-cheeked Plantain-eater, White-cheeked Touraco, White-cheeked Turaco
English (IOC): White-cheeked Turaco
Spanish: Turaco Cariblanco, Turaco de Mejillas Blancas
Spanish (Spain): Turaco Cariblanco
Spanish (HBW): White-cheeked Turaco
Estonian: etioopia turako
Finnish: Valkoposkiturako
French: Touraco à joues blanches, Touraco à oreillons blancs, Turaco à joue blanche
Irish: Túracó bánleicneach
Hungarian: fehérfülű turákó
Italian: Turaco guancebianche
Japanese: hoojiroeboshidori
Japanese: ホオジロエボシドリ
Scientific: Corythaix leucotis, Menelikornis leucotis, Tauraco leucotis, Tauraco leucotis leucotis
Lithuanian: Baltaskruostis turakas
Dutch: Witwangtoerako
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvitøyreturako
Norwegian: Hvitøreturako
Polish: turak bialouchy, turak białouchy
Portuguese: Turaco-de-orelha-branca
Russian: Белоухий турако, Белощёкий бананоед, Белощёкий турако
Slovak: turako bielolíci
Serbian: Turako belih obraza
Swedish: Vitkindad turako
Ukrainian: Турако сірокрилий
Chinese: 白颊蕉鹃
Chinese (Traditional): 白頰冠蕉鵑

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