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The coppersmith barbet

Psilopogon haemacephalus


bird with crimson forehead and throat which is best known for its metronomic call that has been likened to a coppersmith striking metal with a hammer


resident found in the Indian subcontinent and parts of Southeast Asia


They are mainly fruit eating but will take sometimes insects, especially winged termites.

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VincentVanur 11 months ago

Thank you, flowntheloop

flowntheloop 11 months ago

Beautiful, Vincent!

Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Lat: 11.02, Long: 77.00

Spotted on Jan 23, 2017
Submitted on Nov 14, 2017

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