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Category:Musophagiformes - BirdForum Opus

Order: Musophagiformes

Description

Taxonomy

Formerly placed in the order Cuculiformes.
Contains a singe family, Musophagidae. Musophagiformes is recognized by some authorities (Howard & Moore), and will then contain only a single family, Musophagidae.


Order Musophagiformes viewedit

Family Musophagidae viewedit

Genus Corythaeola viewedit
C. cristata Great Blue Turaco

Genus Tauraco viewedit
T. persa Guinea Turaco
T. livingstonii Livingstone's Turaco
T. schalowi Schalow's Turaco
T. corythaix Knysna Turaco
T. schuettii Black-billed Turaco
T. leucolophus White-crested Turaco
T. fischeri Fischer's Turaco
T. macrorhynchus Yellow-billed Turaco
T. bannermani Bannerman's Turaco
T. erythrolophus Red-crested Turaco
T. hartlaubi Hartlaub's Turaco
T. leucotis White-cheeked Turaco
T. ruspolii Ruspoli's Turaco
T. porphyreolophus Purple-crested Turaco

Genus Ruwenzorornis viewedit
R. johnstoni Ruwenzori Turaco

Genus Musophaga viewedit
M. violacea Violet Turaco
M. rossae Ross's Turaco

Genus Corythaixoides viewedit
C. personatus Bare-faced Go-away-bird
C. concolor Grey Go-away-bird
C. leucogaster White-bellied Go-away-bird

Genus Crinifer viewedit
C. piscator Western Plantain-eater
C. zonurus Eastern Plantain-eater

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