Black Bulbul

Hypsipetes leucocephalus - Bulbul noir

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Pycnonotidés

  • Genus
    :

    Hypsipetes

  • Species
    :

    leucocephalus

Descriptor

Gmelin, JF, 1789

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 27 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Bulbul noir
adult
Bulbul noir
adult

Black Bulbul (Hypsipetes leucocephalus) is a species of bird in the Pycnonotidae family.

Subspecific information 10 subspecies

  • Hypsipetes leucocephalus leucocephalus (se China)
  • Hypsipetes leucocephalus psaroides (ne Afghanistan and n Pakistan through the c Himalayas to nw Myanmar)
  • Hypsipetes leucocephalus nigrescens (ne India and w Myanmar)
  • Hypsipetes leucocephalus concolor (e Myanmar and s Hunnan. s China. through Indochina)
  • Hypsipetes leucocephalus ambiens (ne Myanmar and w Hunnan. s China.)
  • Hypsipetes leucocephalus sinensis (n Yunnan. s China.)
  • Hypsipetes leucocephalus stresemanni (c Yunnan. s China.)
  • Hypsipetes leucocephalus leucothorax (c China)
  • Hypsipetes leucocephalus nigerrimus (Taiwan)
  • Hypsipetes leucocephalus perniger (Hainan I.. off se China.)

Foreign names

  • Bulbul noir,
  • Bulbul Negro,
  • Tuta-preta,
  • Madagaskarfluchtvogel,
  • fekete bülbül,
  • Witkop Buulbuul,
  • Bulbul nero,
  • Svart bulbyl,
  • Svartbylbyl,
  • bylbyl čierny,
  • bulbulčík černý,
  • Sortbulbul,
  • punanokkabulbuli,
  • bulbul fumat de l'Himàlaia,
  • szczeciak granatowy,
  • baltgalvas bulbulis,
  • Белоголовый чёрный бюльбюль,
  • シロガシラクロヒヨドリ,
  • 黑短脚鹎,
  • นกปรอดดำ,
  • 紅嘴黑鵯〔黑短腳鵯〕,

Voice song and cries

Bulbul noir
adult

Habitat

Bulbul noir
adult

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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