Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Red-vented bulbul

Pycnonotus cafer

Description:

A Red-vented bulbul spotted in the hills near Ella, Sri Lanka. A common bird in Sri Lanka, 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.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Chris79
Spotted by
Chris79

Uva Province, Sri Lanka

Spotted on Mar 23, 2018
Submitted on Sep 27, 2020

Related Spottings

Himalayan bulbul Himalayan bulbul Pycnonotus jocosus 紅耳鵯 Pycnonotus aurigaster 白喉紅臀鵯

Nearby Spottings

Yellow-fronted barbet Indian Robin Spotting Sri Lanka Spotted Dove
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team