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Bornean Brown Barbet

Latin Name : Calorhamphus fuliginosus

Site Name : Tawau

Photographer : WONG, Tsu Shi

Date : 2007-05-27

Notes : Borneo has two endemic races of Brown Barbet C. f tertius confined to Sabah and Brunei (with the rufous confined to the throat)and C.f fulginosus in Sarawak and Kalimantan which has a rufous head and a rufous wash on the belly as well as a rufous throat.