Red-crested turaco is National Animal of Angola.
With a beautiful red crest, white face, and yellow beak these birds are easy to spot.
Red-Crested Turaco is weak flyers but find it very easy to run at high speeds through their tree habitat.
Classification: Order Cuculiformes, Family Musophagidae
Number of Species: 23 Species
Native Habitat: Forests Savannas, Neotropical
Diet In Aviculture: Fruit
Care Requirements: Easy
Basic Behavior: Active, Strong flyers, runners, and jumpers
Breeding Ease: Easy 2 3 4 5 Very Difficult
Space Needed: Large Flight/Aviary
Voice: Quit, But with periodic loud calls
Pet Quality: Tame if Handraised