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  Red-throated Barbet (male)

 

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An adult male Red-throated Barbet. This species of barbet is mostly green, with males having a yellow forehead, a red crown and red throat, a black supercilium and blue cheeks.

 

In addition, the upper breast has a horizontal blue bar, flanked by a red patch on either side. Its large, strong bill is black, with several black protruding hairs between the bill and the forehead, a feature typical with barbets. See also List of Thai Animal Names.

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  Red-throated Barbet (male)