Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Bulbuls :: Sooty-headed Bulbul

Sooty-headed Bulbul Pycnonotus aurigaster

Described by: Vieillot (1818)
Alternate common name(s): White-eared Bulbul, Golden-vented Bulbul, Black-capped Bulbul, Yellow-vented Bulbul
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Hong Kong Wetland Park, Hong Kong - Jan, 2008 © Neil Fifer  Lamma Island, Hong Kong - Oct 26, 2005 © Neil Fifer  Lamma Island, Hong Kong - Oct, 2006 © Neil Fifer  Hong Kong Wetland Park, Hong Kong - Jan, 2008 © Neil Fifer  Doi Chiang Dao, Chiang Mai Province, Thailand - 2003 © Paul Huang 
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Se. China and se. Asia, and Java;
(1) S. China.
(2) Se. China and n. Vietnam.
(3) C. Vietnam.
(4) Burma to sw. China and n. Vietnam.
(5) Se. Burma and n. Thailand.
(6) S. Burma and sw. Thailand.
(7) S. Thailand.
(8) Se. Thailand and s. Indochina.
(9) Java and Bali where it may have been introduced.
Introduced to Sumatra and Sulawesi.


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Hong Kong Birdwatching Society


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


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