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Himalayan Bulbul

Pycnonotus leucogenis (Gray, JE, 1835)

The Himalayan Bulbul (Pycnonotus leucogenys) is a species of songbird in the Pycnonotidae family. If they are mixed with humans from a young age, they will become friendly to humans. It is found in the northern regions of the Indian Subcontinent as well as some adjoining areas. It is found in Afghanistan, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Tajikistan. It is the national bird of Bahrain. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Pycnonotidae
Genus:
  Pycnonotus

Scientific:
  Pycnonotus leucogenis

Citation:
  (Gray, JE, 1835)

Reference:
  Ill.Ind.Zool.[Hardwicke] 2 pt19-20 pl.35 fig.3

Protonym:
  Brachypus leucogenys

Avibase ID:
  A1DD797F40BAE3FF

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/A1DD797F

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562614

Geographic range:

  • Pycnonotus leucogenis: northeastern Afghanistan and Himalayas from northern Pakistan east at least to Arunachal (northeastern India)
English:
Himalayan Bulbul
Czech:
bulbul bělolící
German:
Himalajabülbül
Danish:
Hvidkindet Bulbul
Spanish:
Bulbul Cariblanco
Finnish:
valkoposkibulbuli
French:
Bulbul à joues blanches
Icelandic:
Runnaglymur
Italian:
Bulbul dell'Himalaya
Japanese:
hoojirohiyodori
Japanese:
ホオジロヒヨドリ
Dutch:
Witwangbuulbuul
Norwegian:
Himalayabylbyl
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Himalayabylbyl
Polish:
bilbil bialolicy
Portuguese:
Tuta-de-faces-brancas
Russian:
Белощёкий бюльбюль
Slovak:
bylbyl himalájsky
Swedish:
himalayabulbyl
Ukrainian:
Бюльбюль білощокий
Chinese:
白颊鹎


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenis) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenis) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Bulbul à joues blanches ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenis) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenis) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Himalayan Bulbul ( Pycnonotus leucogenys) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pycnonotus leucogenys [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Pycnonotus leucogenys [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Pycnonotus [leucogenis or leucotis] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Arabic: البلبل أبيض الخدين, البلبول
Catalan: bulbul de l'Himàlaia
Czech: Bulbul belolící, bulbul bělolící
Danish: Hvidkindet Bulbul
German: Himalajabülbül, Weisohrbülbül, Weißohrbülbül
English: Himalayan Bulbul, White-cheecked bulbul, White-cheeked Bulbul
English (India): Himalayan Bulbul (White-cheeked Bulbul)
English (IOC): Himalayan Bulbul
Spanish: Bulbul Cariblanco, Bulbul de Mejillas Blancas
Spanish (Spain): Bulbul Cariblanco
Spanish (HBW): Himalayan Bulbul
Estonian: himaalaja bülbül
Finnish: Tiaisbulbuli, valkoposkibulbuli
French: Bulbul à joues blanches
Hebrew: בולבול לבן לחיים, בולבול לבן־לחיים, בולבול לבן-לחיים
Hungarian: himalájai bülbül
Icelandic: Runnaglymur
Italian: Bulbul dell'Himalaya, Bulbul guancebianche
Japanese: hoojirohiyodori
Japanese: ホオジロヒヨドリ, ホオヂロヒヨドリ
Scientific: Brachypus leucogenys, Pycnonotus leucogenis, Pycnonotus leucogenys, Pycnonotus leucogenys leucogenys
Lithuanian: Baltaskruostis biulbiulis, Baltaskruostis bulbiulis
Latvian: baltvaigu bulbulis
Dutch: Witwangbuulbuul
Norwegian Nynorsk: Himalayabylbyl
Norwegian: Himalayabylbyl, Hvitkinnbylbyl
Polish: bilbil bialolicy, bilbil białolicy
Portuguese: Tuta-de-faces-brancas
Russian: Белощекий бульбуль, Белощекий бюльбюль, Белощёкий бюльбюль, Бюль-бюль белощекий
Slovak: bylbyl himalájsky
Slovenian: belolični bulbul
Serbian: Belouhi bulbul
Swedish: Himalayabulbyl, Vitkindad bulbyl
Turkish: ak kulaklı arapbülbülü, Ak-kulaklı Arapbülbülü, Himalaya Arapbülbülü
Ukrainian: Бюльбюль білощокий
Chinese: 白颊鹎
Chinese (Traditional): 白頰鵯

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