Trachyphonus purpuratus

This taxon is Not Recognised as a species by BirdLife International.

Taxonomic note

Trachylaemus purpuratus, T. goffinii and T. togoensis (del Hoyo and Collar 2014) were previously placed in the genus Trachyphonus and lumped as Trachyphonus purpuratus following Sibley and Monroe (1990, 1993).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Trachyphonus purpuratus. Downloaded from on 04/12/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 04/12/2016.