Caloramphus hayii, John Edward Gray, 1831
The sooty barbet (Caloramphus hayii) is a species of bird in the family Megalaimidae. It is found in Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, Sumatra and formerly Singapore where it is extirpated. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.
This species is split from the brown barbet (C. fuliginosus) which is an endemic species on Borneo.
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Category / Seasonal Status
Recorded in an apparently wild state within the last 50 years BCST Category:
Resident or presumed resident BCST Seasonal status:
Kingdom Animalia Phylum Chordata Class Aves Order Piciformes Family Megalaimidae Genus Caloramphus Species Caloramphus hayii
Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)
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Bang Lang National Park Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary Hat Yai District, Songkhla 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 Pu - Khao Ya National Park Khao Sok National Park Khlong Saeng Wildlife Sanctuary Ko Lanta National Park Mueang Krabi District, Krabi San Kala Khiri National Park Sri Phang-nga National Park Tai Rom Yen National Park Takua Pa District, Phang Nga Thale Ban National Park Ton Nga-Chang Wildlife Sanctuary Ton Pariwat Wildlife Sanctuary Range map of Caloramphus hayii in Thailand
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