Black-girdled Barbet Capito dayi

  • Order: Piciformes
  • Family: Capitonidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Thomas S. Schulenberg


The nest and eggs of Black-girdled Barbet are undescribed. The nest presumably is in a cavity in a tree, as in other species of Capito. "Breeding indicated by specimens as follows: Feb, June, mainly Aug-Nov (gonadal data, immatures)" (Short and Horne 2001).

Recommended Citation

Schulenberg, T. S. (2013). Black-girdled Barbet (Capito dayi), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.