- Psilopogon viridis
23cm (9 in)
A variety of forest types, including primary and secondary forests and woodland, as well as wet deciduous and evergreen, also parks and wooded gardens.
The diet consists mostly of fruit, such as banyans, figs and berries. They also eat some termites and insects as well as sipping nectar.
They excavate hollows in large tree trunks for the nest. They generally have two broods, the second clutch being started within days of the first fledging.
- Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2018. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2018. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
- Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved October 2018)
- BirdForum Opus contributors. (2021) White-cheeked Barbet. In: BirdForum, the forum for wild birds and birding. Retrieved 27 January 2021 from https://www.birdforum.net/wiki/White-cheeked_Barbet