Taxon profile


Guinea Turaco
Tauraco persa (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Musophagiformes »  family Musophagidae - turacos »  genus Tauraco

Other names

= Green Lourie
= Green Turaco

Least Concern


Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Tauraco persa buffoni (Vieillot, 1819)

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subspecies Tauraco persa persa (Linnaeus, 1758)

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subspecies Tauraco persa zenkeri (Reichenow, 1896)

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22688312]

Bird Life [] [as Tauraco persa (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [54763]

del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Tauraco persa Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 10.2 [] [as Tauraco persa (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 1 August 2020
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Tauraco persa (Linnaeus, 1758)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Tauraco persa]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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