These Asian Barbets Will Capture Your Heart Thanks To Outstanding Streaks And Glimmering Emerald Green Plumage
If travelers arrive in the Indian subcontinent and explore tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forests, they will likely be encountered by charming bird species. These guys have beautiful feathered covering and highly distinctive calls "kutrook-kutrook-kutrook".
Source: Kavi NandaThe rest of their plumage is green. Also, the large area of dull yellow facial skin and the thick brown-yellow bill will turn orange-red when breeding. Immature is similar but duller.
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Source: Charles J. SharpListed as Least Concern on the IUCN Red List, brown-headed barbet is eligible to be birdie ambassadors in India. If you like to read more about various feathered friends, please visit our Homepage, hit the like-share button, and comment below!
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