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White-eared Bulbul

Pycnonotus leucotis

Description:

This species is very similar in appearance to the Himalayan White-cheeked Bulbul Pycnonotus leucogenys but smaller and uncrested and with a larger white cheek patch. It has a pale bare eye-ring. The vent is orange yellow. Sexes are alike. It is found in scrub forest and gardenland. Also found in flocks or pairs in the mangroves, gorging on the fruits of the Meswak bush. Usually seen in pairs or small groups. It feeds on fruits and insects, and breeds in March–June.

Habitat:

Mangroves.

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Dubai, دبي‎, United Arab Emirates

Spotted on Apr 11, 2012
Submitted on Jul 27, 2014

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