(Phoeniculus purpureus)

FUN FACT

Distribution

Throughout sub-Saharan Africa.

Habitat

Woodlands, forests, and suburban areas.

Diet

Breeding

Groups of up to a dozen birds, with one breeding pair and the others being previous offspring.

Status

Not Under Threat (Least Concern)

At the Aviary

See the Green Woodhoopoes in our Wetlands habitat.