Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Bulbuls :: Red-vented Bulbul

Red-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus cafer

Described by: Linnaeus (1766)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Honolulu International Airport, Oahu Island, Hawaii, USA - Apr 14, 2005 © William Hull  Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India - Dec 1, 2001 © Dave Behrens  India - 1997 © Kees Bakker  United Arab Emirates - Jan, 1997 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  India - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi 
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Indian subcontinent to Burma;
(1) W. Himalayas from Pakistan (Jammu and Kashmir) e. at least to Nepal.
(2) Se. Pakistan (Sind), nw. and nc. India including the n. plains.
(3) C. and e. Himalayas, Gangetic Plain and Bangladesh.
(4) Ne. India (s. Assam hills), n. Burma, and s. China (w. Yunnan).
(5) S. Burma and n. Thailand.
(6) Ne. peninsular India.
(7) S. India.
(8) Sri Lanka.
Introduced to e. Arabia (Kuwait, Qatar, United Arab emirates, Oman), Polynesia (Fiji, Tonga (3), Samoa and Tahiti in the Society Is.), and Hawaii (Oahu).


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


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