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Brown-headed Barbet

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Large Green Barbet Alternate name
Megalaima zeylanica Scientific name 
Piciformes                     Order
Megalaimoidae                  Family   
27 cm Length
Lowland forest, shrubland and gardens in: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal & Pakistan. Habitat-Altitude-Range
2-4 eggs incubated by both parents Clutch  
Fruit. berries, seeds and insects. Food   Diet
754 World Number

Least Concern


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Embedded sound Brown-headed Barbet song (Megalaima zeylanica)
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