Red-whiskered bulbul

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The Red-whiskered bulbul lives in the demersal, oceanodromous, marine, depth range 40 - 340 m environment.

The Red-whiskered Bulbul (Pycnonotus jocosus) is a passerine bird found in Asia. It is a member of the bulbul family. It is a resident frugivore found mainly in tropical Asia from Pakistan and India through to southeast Asia and China. More

The Red-whiskered Bulbul was one of the many species originally described by Linnaeus in 1758 in his Systema Naturae. He placed it along with the shrikes under Lanius. More

The Red-whiskered Bulbul has a distinct red ear patch, and red tail coverts. Both features are very distinctive from other birds. This bulbul averages seven inches in length and can weigh from 23 to 42 grams. More

The first red-whiskered bulbul was observed in lower Makiki in the fall of 1965 and later in the Nuuanu and Manoa valleys (Williams, 1983). These birds are said to have become established due to an accidental release (Williams, 1983). More

The Red-whiskered Bulbul is mainly found in tropical Asia, Pakistan, India and southeastern Asia and China. More

The Red-whiskered Bulbul is a native species of China but was introduced to Australia in the early 1900s. More

The Red-whiskered Bulbul in Florida: 1960-71. Auk 92:40-57. Islam, K., and R. N. Williams. 2000. Red-vented Bulbul (Pycronotus cafer) and Red-whiskered Bulbul (Pycronotus jocosus) In Birds of North America No. 520 (A. Poole and F. Gill, eds. More

Red-whiskered Bulbul in Florida and California. Red-whiskered Bulbul Editor's Note: this accounts cover both the Red-whiskered and Red-vented bulbul. Future revisons may provide separate coverage for each species. More

The red-whiskered bulbul is native to India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Burma, and also ranges from the Indo-Chinese subregion to Hong Kong and the South China coast. More

Red-whiskered Bulbul (Pycnonotus jocosus) is a widespread resident in India. More

Common names

Cá Chào mào d?t in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Cá Chào mào đất in Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)
Duǎn qí hóng niáng yú in Mandarin Chinese
Duan qí hóng niáng yú in Unknown
Hóng tóu yú in Mandarin Chinese
Hóng tóu yú in Unknown
Kanagashira in Japanese (日本語)
red-whiskered bulbul in English
Redwing searobin in English
Tal-gang-ǒ in Korean (한국어)
短鰭紅娘魚 in Mandarin Chinese
短鰭紅娘魚 in Unknown
短鳍红娘鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
短鳍红娘鱼 in Unknown
달강어 in Korean (한국어)

Order : Scorpaeniformes
Family : Triglidae
Genus : Lepidotrigla
Species : Lepidotrigla microptera
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