Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Barbets :: Blue-eared Barbet

Blue-eared Barbet Megalaima australis

Described by: Horsfield (1821)
Alternate common name(s): Large-billed Barbet, Little Barbet, Crimson-browed Barbet
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Panti Forest Reserve, Johor, Malaysia - 2002 © Paul Huang 
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Se. Asia, Sumatra, Java, Bali and Borneo;
Fragmented distribution;
(1) Himalayas from se. Nepal, ne. India, e. Bangladesh, s. China (Yunnan), Burma, nw. Thailand, s. to n. Malay Peninsula. The Long-billed Barbet occurs in e. India.
(2) E. Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam.
(3) Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Bangka Is. and Borneo.
(4) Nias Is.
(5) Batu Is.
(6) Java and Bali.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: John van der Woude


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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