Species Details

@MSH Sourav (TU Dresden, Germany);

Red‑whiskered Bulbul Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Pycnonotus jocosus
Family : Pycnonotidae
Order : Passeriformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : All kind of forests, Bushes
Description : Red-whiskered bulbul is a small bird with a long black crest,brown upperpart,dark tail with white tip and white underpart along with a red vent.They have a black nape,a red mark behind the eyes,white mark below the eyes that is bordered below by black stripe and a broken dusky dark breast band.They have black bill and brown legs and claws.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by: Shahtaj Islam Sakaal,Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka;information source: Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh, Vol-26, iucnredlist.org;Photo credit and copyright:MSH Sourav (TU Dresden, Germany);taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;bird song owner:Somkiat Pakapinyo (Chai)(www.xeno-canto.org/Somkiat Pakapinyo (Chai)), bird sound copyright reserved according to www.xeno-canto.org rules; more information, please contact us.