Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Bulbuls :: White-eared Bulbul

White-eared Bulbul Pycnonotus leucotis

Described by: Gould (1836)
Alternate common name(s): White-cheeked Bulbul
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


India - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Oct 31, 2005 © Mike Bayman 
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Persian Gulf region and Indus River Valley;
Two populations;
(1) E. and se. Iraq to s. Iran, and Kuwait. E. Saudi Arabia (probably introduced inland at Riyadh) s. to United Arab Emirates, Qatar, and Oman (where probably introduced).
(2) Se. Afghanistan, Pakistan, and nw. India from the Himalayan foothills s. to nw. Maharashtra, and n. Madhya Pradesh w. to Uttar Pradesh.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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