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Fire-tufted barbet

Thai: นกโพระดกหนวดแดง, nok phoradok nuad daeng

Binomial name: Psilopogon pyrolophus, Salomon Müller, 1836

The fire-tufted barbet (Psilopogon pyrolophus) is a species of bird in the family Megalaimidae. Its genus, Psilopogon, is monotypic.

It is found in Indonesia and Malaysia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.

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Scientific classification

Psilopogon pyrolophus

Common names

  • Thai: นกโพระดกหนวดแดง, nok phoradok nuad daeng

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Fire-tufted barbet (psilopogon pyrolophus)

Fire-tufted barbet (psilopogon pyrolophus)

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Fire-tufted barbet (psilopogon pyrolophus)

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Distribution map of Fire-tufted barbet, Psilopogon pyrolophus in Thailand
  • Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary

Range map of Psilopogon pyrolophus in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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