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small brightly colored stout-billed tropical bird having short weak wings

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Koh and Lu (2009) investigated characteristics of nest trees and nest cavities of Taiwan Barbets in Taipei Botanical Garden (TBG).
Koh (1998) noted the year-round presence of Taiwan Barbets and categorized their status as resident.
Searches for paired barbets and their nests were conducted opportunistically on foot within TBG at least once each day from early March to mid-September in 2008 and 2009.
The breeding season of Taiwan Barbets began in April when the first observed pair at the study site laid their first egg and ended in August with fledging of the last nestling.
viridis has larger eggs and higher egg hatching success rate than Taiwan Barbets.
Time required for Taiwan Barbet eggs to hatch is ~ 14 days, within the range of 12 to 15 days for other Asian barbets (Short and Home 2001).
5 days for Taiwan Barbets is short compared to 35-38 days for five small- to large-sized Megalaima spp.
The globally near-threatened Red-crowned Barbet Megalaima rafflesii is found in the reserve.