Green Turaco

The Guinea Turaco, Tauraco persa, also known as the Green Turaco, is native to the forests of West and Central Africa, ranging eastwards from Senegal to DR Congo and south to northern Angola.

Green Turaco

It grows up to 43 cms in length including a fairly long tail.

Green Turaco

The white line above the eye and the black mark beneath the eye suggest this could be a member of the subspecies buffoni found in the westernmost part of its native range.

Green Turaco

The Green Turaco eats berries and flowers.