Interesting facts

- Barbets are named for the bristles at the bases of their stout, sharp bills. 
- There are about 80 species.
- Are all nonmigratory, fortunately because they are all weak flyers...


D'Arnaud's Barbet: race boehmi has unmarked black cap, and bill is often rather dark.

Click on photo to view all pictures of the D'Arnaud's (spp. darnaudii) or choose another Barbet below.

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