Piciformes

Fulvous-breasted Woodpecker

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Dendrocopos macei
Nepali Name: काष्ठकूट (Kasthakoot)

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Darjeeling Woodpecker

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Dendrocopos darjellensis
Nepali Name: दार्जीलिङ्ग काष्ठकूट Darjeeling Kasthakoot

Darjeeling Woodpecker
above Pothana (Annapurna Base Camp Trek), Kaski, Nepal. ~2000m. 11 October, 2016. Photo: Ashish Shrestha.
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Scaly-bellied Woodpecker

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Picus squamatus
Nepali name: ठूलोकत्ले काठफोर Tulokatle Kaathfor

Scaly-bellied Woodpecker
High Camp (Mardi Himal Trek), Kaski, Nepal. ~3540m. 13 October, 2016. Photo: Ashish Shrestha.

Great Barbet

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Megalaima virens
Nepali Name: न्याउली Nyauli

Notes:
1. The incessant piuuuuu…… of this bird is one of the most prevalent sounds of the spring air in Nepal.
2. Nepali folklore ascribes the melancholy sound of this bird as a call for a lost lover.

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Golden-throated Barbet

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Megalaima franklinii
Nepali Name: कुक्लुङ्ग Kuklung

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Blue-throated Barbet

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Nepali name: कुथुर्के (Kuthurke)

Notes:
1. A bird of light forest beside human habitation.
2. Like other barbets is a rather conspicuous bird because of its incessant call of took-a-rook took-a-rook….

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Himalayan Flameback

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Dinopium shorii
Nepali Name: तिनऔँले लाहाँचे (Tinaunle Lahache)

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Greater Flameback

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Chrysocolaptes lucidus
Nepali Name: गर्ढनथोप्ले लाहाँचे (Gardanthople Lahache)

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Great Slaty Woodpecker

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Mulleripicus pulverulentus
Nepali Name: राज लाहाँचे (Raj Lahache)

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Brown-headed Barbet

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Megalaima zeylanica
Nepali Name: कुमछिर्के कुथुर्के  (Kumchirke Kuthurke)

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