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Genus: Psilopogon

[edit] Description

Barbets from Asia.

[edit] Taxonomy

Psilopogon is a genus in the family Megalaimidae.
Most species were formerly placed in the genus Megalaima.

Genus Psilopogon viewedit
P. malabaricus Malabar Barbet
P. rubricapillus Crimson-fronted Barbet
P. haemacephalus Coppersmith Barbet
P. duvaucelii Blue-eared Barbet
P. australis Little Barbet
P. eximius Bornean Barbet
P. pyrolophus Fire-tufted Barbet
P. virens Great Barbet
P. lagrandieri Red-vented Barbet
P. rafflesii Red-crowned Barbet
P. mystacophanos Red-throated Barbet
P. javensis Black-banded Barbet
P. pulcherrimus Golden-naped Barbet
P. henricii Yellow-crowned Barbet
P. armillaris Flame-fronted Barbet
P. faiostrictus Green-eared Barbet
P. lineatus Lineated Barbet
P. zeylanicus Brown-headed Barbet
P. viridis White-cheeked Barbet
P. flavifrons Yellow-fronted Barbet
P. franklinii Golden-throated Barbet
P. monticola Mountain Barbet
P. corvinus Brown-throated Barbet
P. chrysopogon Gold-whiskered Barbet
P. incognitus Moustached Barbet
P. nuchalis Taiwan Barbet
P. faber Chinese Barbet
P. asiaticus Blue-throated Barbet
P. annamensis Indochinese Barbet
P. oorti Black-browed Barbet
P. chersonesus Turquoise-throated Barbet

[edit] References

  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2014. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.9., with updates to August 2014. Downloaded from

Gill, F and D Donsker (Eds). 2015. IOC World Bird Names (version 5.2). Available at


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