Capitonidae


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Noun1.Capitonidae - barbetsCapitonidae - barbets        
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
order Piciformes, Piciformes - woodpeckers; jacamars; puffbirds; barbets; honey guides; toucans
barbet - small brightly colored stout-billed tropical bird having short weak wings
References in periodicals archive ?
Toucans, barbets, and honeyguides: Ramphastidae, Capitonidae and Indicatoridae.
Capitonidae Pogoniulus scolopaceus Yellow-fronted tinkerbird Lybius vieilloti Veillot barbet 13.