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Red Vented Bulbul

Pycnonotus cafer humayuni


The Red-vented Bulbul is easily identified by its short crest giving the head a squarish appearance. The body is dark brown with a scaly pattern while the head is darker or black. The rump is white while the vent is red. The black tail is tipped in white


This is a bird of dry scrub, open forest, plains and cultivated lands

2 Species ID Suggestions

Ashish 8 years ago
Red Vented Bulbul, भारतीय बुलबुल
Pycnonotus cafer humayuni Red Vented Bulbul, भारतीय बुलबुल | Project Noah
Atul 8 years ago
Red-vented Bulbul
Pycnonotus cafer Red-vented Bulbul

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Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Shri please join various missions on Indian spottings..and Western ghats...
And assign suitable per spotting.

ShriPatwardhan 8 years ago

Thanks Ashish & Atul.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Lovely spotting Shri.. Its very refreshing look..

Spotted by

Maharashtra, India

Spotted on Jan 25, 2012
Submitted on May 25, 2012

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