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Actual Scientific name : French name English name
Corythaeola cristata Touraco géant, Bulikoko  Great Blue Turaco 
Corythaixoides concolor concolor Touraco concolor  Grey Go-away-bird 
Corythaixoides personatus leopoldi Touraco à face brune  Bare-faced Go-away Bird 
Musophaga rossae Touraco violet du Congo  Ross's Turaco 
Ruwenzorornis johnstoni bredoi Touraco du Ruwenzori  Ruwenzori Turaco 
Tauraco schalowi schalowi Touraco vert  Green Turaco 
Tauraco schuettii Touraco à bec noir  Black-billed Turaco 



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The vernacular names were collected in the field and in the colonial literature from the first part of the 20th century. The monks who established the first dictionaries were not necessarily informed naturalists. Therefore, errors must have been committed.

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