Taxon profile


Grey Go-away-bird
Corythaixoides concolor (A. Smith, 1833)

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

Other names

= Gray Go-away-bird
= Grey Go-away Bird
= Grey Lourie

Least Concern



Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Corythaixoides concolor bechuanae Roberts, 1932
subspecies Corythaixoides concolor concolor (A. Smith, 1833)

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subspecies Corythaixoides concolor molybdophanes Clancey, 1964
subspecies Corythaixoides concolor pallidiceps Neumann, 1899 - Namibia Grey Go-away-bird

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Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22688396]

Bird Life [] [as Corythaixoides concolor (Smith, 1833)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22688396]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Corythaixoides concolor (Smith, 1833)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [54780]

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 Corythaixoides concolor A. Smith, 1833]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Corythaixoides concolor (Smith, A, 1833)]
Data retrieved on: 17 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Corythaixoides concolor (Smith, 1833)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7, Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Corythaixoides concolor]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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