Lineated barbet

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Lineated barbet
Lineated Barbet (দাগি বসন্তবৌরি) 2.jpg
on a fig tree (Ficus racemosa)
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Piciformes
Family: Megalaimidae
Genus: Psilopogon
P. lineatus
Binomial name
Psilopogon lineatus
(Vieillot, 1816)

Megalaima lineata

The lineated barbet (Psilopogon lineatus) is an Asian barbet native to the Terai, the Brahmaputra basin to Southeast Asia. It is a frugivore and nests in holes of tree trunks.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Psilopogon lineatus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T22681600A92912944. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22681600A92912944.en.

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