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Brown-breasted bulbul

Binomial name: Pycnonotus xanthorrhous, John Anderson, 1869

The brown-breasted bulbul (Pycnonotus xanthorrhous) is a species of songbird in the Pycnonotidae family.

It is found in China, Hong Kong, Laos, Burma, Thailand, and Vietnam.

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Scientific classification

Pycnonotus xanthorrhous

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Distribution map of Brown-breasted bulbul, Pycnonotus xanthorrhous in Thailand
  • Chiang Dao Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Doi Inthanon National Park
  • Doi Pha Hom Pok National Park
  • Doi Phu Kha National Park
  • Mae Taeng District, Chiang Mai
  • Phu Chi Fa Forest Park

Range map of Pycnonotus xanthorrhous in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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