Species Details

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Long‑tailed Broadbill Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Psarisomus dalhousiae
Family : Eurylaimidae
Order : Passeriformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Evergreen forest
Description : Long-tailed Broadbill is a grass-green arboreal bird with a large head and long tail.It looks dark green from above and blue-green from below which has brown iris,stout lime-green bill,legs and feet.Both sexes look alike and the juvenile paler greenish-yellow color instead of bright yellow in adults.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Hajbun Tasnim Preety,Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka;information source: Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh, Vol-26, iucnredlist.org;photo credit: markus lilje (www.inaturalist.org/people/ markus lilje ),photo shared from iNaturalist, photo copyright reserved according to iNaturalist rules;;taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;bird song owner:Dibyendu Ash(www.xeno-canto.org/Dibyendu Ash), bird sound copyright reserved according to www.xeno-canto.org rules; more information, please contact us.