Very large amongst all the barbets. This bird has a blue head, large yellow bill, brown back and breast, green-streaked yellow belly and red vent. The rest of the plumage is green. The great barbet is a resident breeder in the lower-to-middle altitudes of the Himalayas, ranging across northern India.
A juvenile frog that is green, bronze, brown or even blue, or a combination of colours, but typically is green on the upper lip. The belly is white with darker lines or spots and occasionally has a yellow tinge. The hind legs have dark banding, and there may be irregular spotting on the back.