|Red-headed Trogon Harpactes erythrocephalus|
Samdrup Jongkhar, Bhutan
The Red-headed Trogon is distributed from Nepal in the Himalayas to eastern China and south to Malaysia and Sumatra.
|It is only found in forest habitat normally just below the canopy and is more common at lower altitudes. It feeds on insects and leaves, mainly of bamboo.|
|The male, shown here, has a
red head and underparts. brownish upperparts and black
wing-coverts with white vermiculations. The female has a brown
head and breast.
There are recordings on xeno-canto and additional information on Avibase.
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