Species of Thailand

Black-and-white bulbul

Microtarsus melanoleucos, Thomas Campbell Eyton, 1839

(In Thai: นกปรอดดำปีกขาว)

The black-and-white bulbul (Microtarsus melanoleucos) is a species of songbird in the bulbul family, Pycnonotidae.

It is found on the Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, and Borneo.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest.

It is threatened by habitat loss.

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Category / Seasonal Status

Wiki listed status (concerning Thai population): Rare

BCST Category: Recorded in an apparently wild state within the last 50 years

BCST Seasonal status: Resident or presumed resident

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Pycnonotidae
Genus
Microtarsus
Species
Microtarsus melanoleucos

Common names

  • Thai: นกปรอดดำปีกขาว

Conservation status

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (IUCN3.1)

Near Threatened (BirdLife)

Critically Endangered (IUCN3.1)

Critically Endangered (ONEP)

Critically Endangered (IUCN3.1)

Critically Endangered (BCST)

Photos

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Range Map

Distribution map of Black-and-white bulbul, Microtarsus melanoleucos in Thailand
  • Khao Phra - Bang Khram Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Thale Ban National Park
Range map of Microtarsus melanoleucos in Thailand