White-bellied Go-away-bird

(Corythaixoides leucogaster)

FUN FACT

The White-bellied Go-away-bird gets its name from its distinctive call -- g'way!

Distribution

Eastern Africa from Ethiopia to northern Tanzania.

Habitat

Open country and savannas.

Diet

Fruits, leaves, and seed pods.

Breeding

Status

Not Under Threat (Least Concern)

At the Aviary

See the White-bellied Go-away-bird in our Wetlands of the Americans exhibit.