Search by Freefind    A   B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L M  N  O  P  Q   R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y   Z      Home

 Advanced Search Alphabetically Taxon - Family Map Country Lists Help-Site Map Contact

 Blue-throated Barbet

Home          Order

271546211_0ceec25410.jpg?v=0 (91808 bytes)

Alternate name
Megalaima asiatica Scientific name 
Piciformes                     Order
Megalaimoidae                  Family   
23cm Length
Forest, plantations and gardens below 2,000 m in: Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Thailand, Tibet & Vietnam. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Fruit, insects. Food   Diet
766 World Number

Least Concern


view photos Photo October 16, 2006 by Tin Po   all rights reserved

view photos Image October 22, 2005 by iwasfixin2 all rights reserved

Blue-throated Barbet

Photo by Doug Janson at pbase all rights reserved

54816477_abd81469cb.jpg?v=0 (92590 bytes)

Video by CHUKA2007 all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds all rights reserved

Blue-throated Barbet Song
(Megalaima asiatica)
Allen T. Chartier XC31557
14-03-1999, Nepal

wpe779.jpg (3637 bytes)

Arkive for photos, picture gallery, sound recordings, video and bird data, checklists etc. Field guide images of over 9,000 species. Checklists covering all bird species and most of the worlds countries.

2008 Worldbirds all rights reserved   Copy-right belongs to individual photographers

Sound recordings by XENO-CANTO are covered by creative commons Copy-right (CC)


01/03/2008 0000000

25/10/2009 500,000

28/02/2012 870,300



Maps from Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites


01/01/2009 151,000

01/10/2010 562,291

24/09/2012 1,000,000


Credits Some of the maps, data, are from               Data from Avibase