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Red-vented bulbul

Pycnonotus cafer

Description:

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.

Habitat:

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

Notes:

Red-vented bulbuls feed on fruits, petals of flowers nectar, insects and occasionally geckos.

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chandigarh broadband services, Union Territory of Chandīgarh, India

Lat: 30.74, Long: 76.77

Spotted on Jul 20, 2015
Submitted on Jul 20, 2015

Spotted for mission

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