Red-headed barbet

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Red-headed barbet
Male Red-headed Barbet in Ecuador (14619063547).jpg
Female Red-headed Barbet in Ecuador (14799181451).jpg
Male (above) and female (below)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Piciformes
Family: Capitonidae
Genus: Eubucco
Species: E. bourcierii
Binomial name
Eubucco bourcierii
(Lafresnaye, 1845)

The red-headed barbet (Eubucco bourcierii) is a species of bird in the Capitonidae family. It is found in humid highland forest in Costa Rica and Panama, as well as the Andes in western Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador and far northern Peru. The diet of the red-headed barbet may include bananas and various other fruits.[2]