The National Aviary will open at noon on Sunday, May 1 due to road closures for the Pittsburgh Marathon. Good luck runners!

The National Aviary will open at noon on Sunday, May 1 due to road closures for the Pittsburgh Marathon. Good luck runners!

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.