Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Turacos :: Bare-faced Go-away-bird

Bare-faced Go-away-bird Corythaixoides personatus

Described by: Rüppell (1842)
Alternate common name(s): Black-faced Go-away-bird, Black-faced Lourie
Old scientific name(s): Corythaixoides personata


Masai Mara, Kenya - Jun 15, 2009 © Glen Tepke  Masai Mara, Kenya - Jun 16, 2009 © Glen Tepke  Akagera National Park, Rwanda - Feb 28, 2010 © Hans&Judy Beste  Tanzania - Sep, 1999 © Jean-Philippe Paris  Masai Mara, Kenya - Jun, 2005 © Mike Bayman 
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Wc. Africa;
Two populations;
(1) Nc. Ethiopia in the Rift Valley from Dire Dawa and Ankober s. to Lake Abaya and Yavello.
(2) S. Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, sw. Kenya and Tanzania s. to n. Malawi, ne. Zambia and se. Zaire.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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