Bulbul, White-eared


Name: Bulbul, White-eared

Scientific name: Pycnonotus leucotis

Type: Bulbul

Color: Grey,White

Habitat: Cities,Fields

Size: 18cm

Conservation status:

Imported and can breed locally


Size of a small thrush. Easily told by black head and throat with large white cheek-patch; the race that occurs in the region, leucotis, often shows only slight crest. Undertail-coverts yellow and noticeable white tips to tail-feathers. Juvenile has browner head than adult.

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