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- n. Any of several barbets of the genus Pogoniulus
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Only the white-chested tinkerbird (Pogoniulus makawai) is endemic to the ecoregion.
It is a close relative of the common and widespread golden rumped tinkerbird (Pogoniulus bilineatus).
Examples are golden rumped tinkerbird (Pogoniulus bilineatus), yellow-fronted tinkerbird (P. chrysocomus) and white-chested tinkerbird (P. makawai); chinspot batis (Batis molitor) and Margaret's batis (B. margaritae); and goldentailed woodpecker (Campethera abingoni) and little spotted woodpecker (C. caillantii).