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Absurd Creatures: This Bird Impales Its Victims on Thorns. How Metal Is That?

White-cheeked Turaco (Tauraco leucotis) -- a bird of great character. They are about the size of a wood pigeon but have a very rich and distinctive coloring. All turacos are natives of Africa with the White-cheeked Turaco being found in Ethiopia and Eritrea. Both subspecies occur in the mountain forests of the Ethiopian Highlands but in different locations, separated by the Rift Valley.