In Thai: นกโพระดกคางแดง, nok phoradok khaang daeng
Binomial name: Psilopogon mystacophanos, Coenraad Jacob Temminck, 1824
The red-throated barbet (Psilopogon mystacophanos) is a species of bird in the family Megalaimidae.
It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, and Thailand.
Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical swamps.
It is threatened by habitat loss.
This bird measures 22.7-24.2 cm (8.9-9.5 inches) in length. It weighs 60-95 grams (2.1-3.4 ounces).
The male is mainly green. He has a red crown, throat, and spot below throat. He also has a black spot above each eye and a yellow crown patch. There is also some blue near his eyes and on the lower part of his throat. The female lacks most of the male's face coloration, but otherwise similar. Juveniles resemble females.
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Kingdom Animalia Phylum Chordata Class Aves Order Piciformes Family Megalaimidae Genus Psilopogon Species Psilopogon mystacophanos
Thai: นกโพระดกคางแดง, nok phoradok khaang daeng
Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)
Ao Phang-Nga National Park Bang Lang National Park Doi Lang Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary Hat Yai District, Songkhla Kaeng Krachan National Park Kaeng Krung National Park Khao Banthat Wildlife Sanctuary Khao Chong Khao Lak - Lam Ru National Park Khao Luang National Park Khao Nam Khang National Park Khao Nan National Park Khao Phanom Bencha National Park Khao Phra - Bang Khram Wildlife Sanctuary Khao Phra Thaeo Wildlife Sanctuary Khao Pu - Khao Ya National Park Khao Sok National Park Khiri Rat Nikhom District, Surat Thani Khlong Saeng Wildlife Sanctuary Khuan Khanun District, Phatthalung Khura Buri District, Phang Nga Kromluang Chumphon Wildlife Sanctuary Kui Buri National Park Mueang Chumphon District, Chumphon Mueang Krabi District, Krabi Mueang Phuket District, Phuket Mueang Ranong District, Ranong Phato District, Chumphon San Kala Khiri National Park Sirinat National Park Sri Phang-nga National Park Su-ngai Kolok District, Narathiwat Sukhirin District, Narathiwat Tai Rom Yen National Park Thalang District, Phuket Thale Ban National Park Ton Nga-Chang Wildlife Sanctuary Ton Pariwat Wildlife Sanctuary Wang Mai Forest Restoration Project Yan Ta Khao District, Trang Range map of Psilopogon mystacophanos in Thailand
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