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Straw-headed bulbul

Binomial name: Pycnonotus zeylanicus, Johann Friedrich Gmelin, 1789

The Straw-headed Bulbul (Pycnonotus zeylanicus) is a species of songbird in the Pycnonotidae family. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Burma, Thailand and Singapore. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical mangrove forests, subtropical or tropical moist shrubland, arable land, plantations, and rural gardens. It is threatened by habitat loss and poaching.

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    Straw-headed bulbul

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Pycnonotidae
Genus
Pycnonotus
Species
Pycnonotus zeylanicus

Conservation status

Vulnerable (IUCN3.1)

Vulnerable (IUCN3.1)

Range map of Pycnonotus zeylanicus in Thailand

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

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