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Brown-headed Barbet

Psilopogon zeylanicus (Gmelin, JF, 1788)

The Brown-headed Barbet or Large Green Barbet (Megalaima zeylanica) is an Asian barbet. Barbets and toucans are a group of near passerine birds with a worldwide tropical distribution. The barbets get their name from the bristles which fringe their heavy bills. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Piciformes
Family:
  Ramphastidae
Genus:
  Psilopogon

Scientific:
  Psilopogon zeylanicus

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF, 1788)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat. 1 pt1 p.408

Protonym:
  Bucco Zeylanicus

Avibase ID:
  15471F216F83ABBF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/15471F21

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554171

Geographic range:

  • Psilopogon zeylanicus zeylanicus: S India (Kerala and s Tamil Nandu) and Sri Lanka
  • Psilopogon zeylanicus inornatus: W-central and sw India (Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka)
  • Psilopogon zeylanicus caniceps: SW Nepal and n India
English:
Brown-headed Barbet
Czech:
vousák hnědohlavý
German:
Braunkopf-Bartvogel
Danish:
Brunhovedet Skægfugl
Spanish:
Barbudo Cabecipardo
Finnish:
rusohuppuseppä
French:
Barbu à tête brune
Italian:
Barbetto testabruna
Japanese:
midorioogoshikidori
Japanese:
ミドリオオゴシキドリ
Dutch:
Bruinkopbaardvogel
Norwegian:
Brunhodeskjeggfugl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Brunhovudskjeggfugl
Polish:
pstroglów nakrapiany
Russian:
Цейлонский бородастик
Slovak:
barbet červenozobý
Swedish:
brunhuvad barbett
Ukrainian:
Бородастик цейлонський
Chinese:
绿拟鴷


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Barbu à tête brune ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Barbu à tête brune ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Green Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica)
Clements 3rd edition:
Green Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Oriental Green Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Oriental Green Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Psilopogon zeylanicus) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Green Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Megalaima zeylanica
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Brown-headed Barbet ( Megalaima zeylanica) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Megalaima zeylanica [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Megalaima zeylanica [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Psilopogon [zeylanicus or lineatus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Catalan: Barbut verd de l'Índia
Czech: Vousák hnedohlavý, vousák hnědohlavý
Danish: Brunhovedet Skægfugl
German: Braunkopf-Bartvogel
English: Brown headed Barbet, Brown-headed Barbet, Green Barbet, Large Green Barbet, Oriental Green Barbet
English (India): Brown-headed Barbet (Large Green Barbet)
English (IOC): Brown-headed Barbet
Spanish: Barbudo Cabecipardo, Barbudo Verde Oriental
Spanish (Spain): Barbudo Cabecipardo
Spanish (HBW): Brown-headed Barbet
Estonian: prill-habelind
Finnish: Rusohuppuseppä
French: Barbu à tête brune
Italian: Barbetto testabruna, Barbuto verde orientale
Japanese: midorioogoshikidori
Japanese: ミドリオオゴシキドリ
Scientific: Bucco Zeylanicus, Magalaima zeylanica, Megalaima zeylanica, Megalaima zeylanica zeylanica, Psilopogon zeylanicus
Lithuanian: Šrilankinė megalaima
Malayalam: ചെങ്കണ്ണൻ കുട്ടുറുവൻ, സിലോണ്‍  കുട്ടുറുവന്‍ 
Dutch: Bruinkopbaardvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Brunhovudskjeggfugl
Norwegian: Brunhodeskjeggfugl
Polish: pstroglów nakrapiany, pstrogłów nakrapiany
Russian: Цейлонский бородастик
Slovak: barbet cervenozobý, barbet červenozobý
Swedish: Brunhuvad barbett
Tamil: Kattu Pachai Kukkuruvaan
Ukrainian: Бородастик цейлонський
Chinese: (斑头)绿拟啄木鸟, 斑头绿拟啄木, 斑头绿拟啄木鸟, 绿拟啄木鸟, 绿拟鴷
Chinese (Traditional): 斑頭綠擬啄木

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