Schalow's Turaco Tauraco schalowi

Schalow's Turaco
Schalow's Turaco
Schalow's Turaco is distinguished by its exceptionally tall, white-tipped crest (longer than the similar Livingstone's and not so graduated).
Schalow's Turaco
Schalow's Turaco
Schalow's Turaco
It is native to forests of southern (Angola to Zambia) and East Africa and the crest feathers are worn by Masai tribesmen.
Schalow's Turaco
Schalow's Turaco
Schalow's Turaco
The plumage looks quite dull green under the trees but the wings and tail are iridescent turquoise and purple in the sunlight.