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Five-coloured Barbet
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Male
Information
Range Chocó of north-western Ecuador and south-western Colombia.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Piciformes
Family Capitonidae
Genus Capito
Species Capito quinticolor
Conservation Status
VUSpecies
Vulnerable

The Five-coloured barbet (Capito quinticolor), is a species of American barbet in the Capitonidae family. It is endemic to humid forest in the Chocó of north-western Ecuador and south-western Colombia. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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