Species of Thailand
Caloramphus hayii, John Edward Gray, 1831
(In Thai: นกจอกป่าหัวโต)
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
BCST Category: Recorded in an apparently wild state within the last 50 years
BCST Seasonal status: Resident or presumed resident
- Caloramphus hayii
- Thai: นกจอกป่าหัวโต
Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)
Near Threatened (ONEP)