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The lineated barbet (Psilopogon lineatus) is an Asian barbet native to the Terai, the Brahmaputra basin to Southeast Asia. It is a frugivore and nests in holes of tree trunks.

Lineated barbet
Lineated Barbet (দাগি বসন্তবৌরি) 2.jpg
on a fig tree (Ficus racemosa)
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Piciformes
Family: Megalaimidae
Genus: Psilopogon
P. lineatus
Binomial name
Psilopogon lineatus
(Vieillot, 1816)

Megalaima lineata


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Psilopogon lineatus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T22681600A92912944. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22681600A92912944.en.

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