Species Details

@MSH Sourav (TU Dresden, Germany);

Red‑vented Bulbul Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Pycnonotus cafer
Family : Pycnonotidae
Order : Passeriformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Villages, Bushes
Description : Red-vented bulbul is a small bird with dark-brown wings and upperpart,white rump,black tail with white tip,pale brown underpart along with a red vent.They have a black head with backwardly pointed crest and dark brown ear-coverts.They have dark blue bill and brownish-black legs.
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:Mandar Bhagat(www.xeno-canto.org/Mandar Bhagat), bird sound copyright reserved according to www.xeno-canto.org rules; more information, please contact us.