Red-headed Barbet Eubucco bourcierii

  • Order: Piciformes
  • Family: Capitonidae
  • Polytypic: 6 subspecies
  • Authors: Dustin Foote

Priorities for Future Research

Little is known about the Red-headed Barbet. The diet, foraging behavior, social behavior, and nesting biology have not been studied in detail, and there is no information on topics such as population density, age at first breeding, life span and survivorship, dispersal, or population regulation.

Recommended Citation

Foote, D. (2010). Red-headed Barbet (Eubucco bourcierii), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.