Barbets (Capitonidae)

Five-colored Barbet (Capito quinticolor) - HBW 7, p. 215

French: Cabézon à cinq couleurs German: Fünffarben-Bartvogel Spanish: Cabezón Cincocolores

Taxonomy: Capito quinticolor Elliot, 1865, Colombia.
Relationships unclear, but possibly close to C. maculicoronatus and C. squamatus, and also to C. niger. Monotypic.

Distribution: W Colombia from C Chocó (Quibdó area) S to NW Ecuador (Esmeraldas).