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The white-cheeked turaco is a species of bird in the Musophagidae family. A mid-sized species, it measures about 43 cm in length, including a tail of 19 cm, and weighs about 200–315 g.
The white-cheeked turaco is native to Sudan, South Sudan, Ethiopia and Eritrea, where it is found in Podocarpus and juniper forests in the highland regions.