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Turquoise-throated Barbet
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Clade: Afroaves
Clade: Picodynastornithes
Order: Piciformes
Suborder: Pici
Family: Megalaimidae
Genus: Psilopogon
Species: P. chersonesus
Binomial name
Psilopogon chersonesus
(Kloss & Chasen, 1927)
File:Turquoise-throated Barbet distribution.png
Range of P. chersonesus

Other names

Description

Similar species

It was recently split off and classified as its own species from the Blue-throated Barbet.[2]

Behaviour

Diet

Calls

Reproduction

Distribution/habitat

References

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2014). "Psilopogon chersonesus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 24 July 2014. 
  2. ^ John H. Boyd III, Taxonomy in Flux Checklist: "Finally, the Turquoise-throated Barbet, Psilopogon chersonesus, which is locally endenmic on the Kra Isthmus, has been split from the Blue-throated Barbet, Psilopogon asiatica."

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