Red-vented Bulbul

Pycnonotus cafer - Bulbul à ventre rouge

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Pycnonotidés

  • Genus
    :

    Pycnonotus

  • Species
    :

    cafer

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1766

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 20 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 28 à 40 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Red-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus cafer) is a species of bird in the Pycnonotidae family.

Subspecific information 8 Subspecies

  • Pycnonotus cafer humayuni (se Pakistan, nw and nc India)
  • Pycnonotus cafer intermedius (w Himalayas)
  • Pycnonotus cafer bengalensis (c and e Himalayas, ne India and Bangladesh)
  • Pycnonotus cafer stanfordi (n Myanmar and sw China)
  • Pycnonotus cafer melanchimus (sc Myanmar)
  • Pycnonotus cafer wetmorei (e India)
  • Pycnonotus cafer cafer (s India)
  • Pycnonotus cafer haemorrhousus (Sri Lanka)

Foreign names

  • Bulbul à ventre rouge,
  • Bulbul Cafre,
  • Tuta-de-ventre-vermelho,
  • Rußbülbül,
  • kormos bülbül,
  • Roodbuikbuulbuul,
  • Bulbul culorosso,
  • Rödgumpad bulbyl,
  • Rødgumpbylbyl,
  • bylbyl hnedý,
  • bulbul šupinkový,
  • Rødgumpet Bulbul,
  • punaperäbulbuli,
  • bulbul cul-roig,
  • Ryðglymur,
  • bilbil czerwonoplamy,
  • sarkandibena bulbulis,
  • mrki bulbul,
  • Розовобрюхий настоящий бюльбюль,
  • シリアカヒヨドリ,
  • 黑喉红臀鹎,
  • 黑喉紅臀鵯,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

© 1996-2017 Oiseaux.net