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Red-vented Bulbul

Pycnonotus cafer (Linnaeus, 1766)

The Red-vented Bulbul (Pycnonotus cafer) is a member of the bulbul family of passerines. It is resident breeder across the Indian Subcontinent, including Sri Lanka extending east to Burma and parts of Tibet. It has been introduced in many other parts of the world and has established itself in the wild on several Pacific islands including Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, and Hawaii. It has also established itself in parts of Dubai, the United Arab Emirates and New Zealand. It is included in the list of the world's 100 worst invasive alien species. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Pycnonotidae
Genus:
  Pycnonotus

Scientific:
  Pycnonotus cafer

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.295

Protonym:
  Turdus [] cafer

Avibase ID:
  95F3F1853896B1E0

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/95F3F185

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 178506

Geographic range:

  • Pycnonotus cafer cafer (cafer): Sri Lanka
  • Pycnonotus cafer cafer (pusillus): S India (Bombay, Madhya Pradesh and Andhra to Kerala)
  • Pycnonotus cafer intermedius: Himalayas (w Pakistan to w Uttar Pradesh)
  • Pycnonotus cafer humayuni: Pakistan (Salt Range) and nw India
  • Pycnonotus cafer bengalensis (bengalensis): E Himalayas (e Uttar Pradesh) to ne India, Nepal and Bhutan
  • Pycnonotus cafer bengalensis (primerosei): S Assam (s of the Brahmaputra), Bangladesh and West Bengal
  • Pycnonotus cafer wetmorei: NE peninsular India
  • Pycnonotus cafer stanfordi: N Myanmar to extreme sw China (w Yunnan)
  • Pycnonotus cafer melanchimus: S-central Myanmar (Mandalay to Rangoon)
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English:
Red-vented Bulbul
Czech:
bulbul šupinkový
German:
Rußbülbül
Danish:
Rødgumpet Bulbul
Spanish:
Bulbul Cafre
Finnish:
punaperäbulbuli
French:
Bulbul à ventre rouge
Icelandic:
Ryðglymur
Italian:
Bulbul dal sottocoda rosso
Japanese:
shiriakahiyodori
Japanese:
シリアカヒヨドリ
Dutch:
Roodbuikbuulbuul
Norwegian:
Rødgumpbylbyl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Raudgumpbylbyl
Polish:
bilbil czerwonoplamy
Portuguese:
Tuta-de-ventre-vermelho
Russian:
Розовобрюхий бюльбюль
Slovak:
bylbyl hnedý
Swedish:
rödgumpad bulbyl
Ukrainian:
Бюльбюль червоночубий
Chinese:
黑喉红臀鹎


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Bulbul à ventre rouge ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Bulbul à ventre rouge ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Pycnonotus cafer [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Pycnonotus cafer [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Pycnonotus cafer [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Red-vented Bulbul ( Pycnonotus cafer) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pycnonotus cafer [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pycnonotus cafer [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Arabic: البلبل أحمر باطن الذيل
Bengali: বাংলা বুলবুল
Catalan: bulbul cul-roig
Czech: Bulbul šupinkový
Danish: Rødgumpet Bulbul
German: Rotsteißbülbül, Rußbulbul, Rußbülbül
English: Common Bulbul, Red-vented Bulbul, Sooty-headed Bulbul
English (IOC): Red-vented Bulbul
Spanish: Bulbul Cafre, Bulbul de Caudal Roja, Bulbul ventrirrojo
Spanish (Spain): Bulbul Cafre
Spanish (HBW): Bulbul cafre
Persian: بلبل زیردم سرخ
Finnish: Punaperäbulbuli
French: Bulbul à ventre rouge, Bulbul culrouge, Bulbul cul-rouge, Bulbul indien
Hindi: Kondai kuruvi
Hungarian: kormos bülbül
Icelandic: Ryðglymur
Italian: Bulbul culorosso, Bulbul dal sottocoda rosso
Japanese: shiriakahiyodori
Japanese: シリアカヒヨドリ
Scientific: Pycnonotus cafer, Pycnonotus cafer cafer, Turdus [] cafer
Lithuanian: Raudonpilvis biulbiulis, Raudonsturplis bulbiulis
Latvian: sarkandibena bulbulis
Malayalam: നാട്ടുബുൾബുൾ, നാട്ടുബുള്‍ബുള്‍
Dutch: Roodbuikbuulbuul, Roodbuik-buulbuul
Norwegian Nynorsk: Raudgumpbylbyl
Norwegian: Rødgumpbylbyl
Polish: bilbil czerwonoplamy
Portuguese: Tuta-de-ventre-vermelho
Russian: Розовобрюхий бюльбюль, Розовобрюхий настоящий бюльбюль
Sindhi: ثچجڄ يٍُِىڇ مَٕ
Slovak: Bylbyl hnedý
Slovenian: mrki bulbul
Samoan: manu palagi
Serbian: Indijski bulbul
Swedish: Rödgumpad bulbyl
Tamil: Chinnaan
Thai: นกปรอดก้นแดง
Turkish: Karaca Arapbülbülü, Kızıl Arapbülbülü
Ukrainian: Бюльбюль червоночубий
Chinese: 黑喉红臀鹎
Chinese (Traditional): 黑喉紅臀鵯

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