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Grey-cheeked Bulbul

Alophoixus tephrogenys (Jardine, W; Selby, PJ 1833)

The grey-cheeked bulbul is a species of songbird in the bulbul family, Pycnonotidae. It is found from the Malay Peninsula to the Greater Sunda Islands. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Source: Wikipedia

Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Pycnonotidae
Genus:
   Alophoixus
Scientific:
  Alophoixus tephrogenys


Original description

Citation:
  (Jardine, W; Selby, PJ 1833)

Reference:
   Ill. Orn. 2, Addenda, sign. D 2 pl. 127

Protonym:
  Trichophorus tephrogenys


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  CA0141A12E78AF5B

Avibase ID:
  avibase-CA0141A1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CA0141A1


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 920210


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Alophoixus tephrogenys tephrogenys: S Myanmar, Malay Peninsula and lowlands of e Sumatra
  • Alophoixus tephrogenys gutturalis: Borneo
English:
Grey-cheeked Bulbul
Danish:
Askekindet Topbulbul
German:
Grauwangenbülbül
Spanish:
Bulbul Carigrís
Spanish (Spain):
Bulbul carigrís
French:
Bulbul à joues grises
Croatian:
pepeljastolici bulbul
Dutch:
Grijswangbaardbuulbuul
Norwegian:
gråkinnbylbyl
Polish:
szczeciak brązowolicy
Portuguese:
bulbul-de-faces-cinzentas
Russian:
Серощёкий бюльбюль-бородач
Slovak:
bylbyl olivovoprsý
Swedish:
gråkindad bulbyl
Chinese:
灰颊冠鹎


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Scrub Bulbul [tephrogenys or gutturalis] ( Alophoixus bres [tephrogenys or gutturalis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Scrub Bulbul [tephrogenys or gutturalis] ( Alophoixus bres [tephrogenys or gutturalis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Scrub Bulbul [tephrogenys or gutturalis] ( Alophoixus bres [tephrogenys or gutturalis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Gray-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Gray-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Gray-cheeked Bulbul (Gray-cheeked) ( Alophoixus bres tephrogenys/gutturalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Gray-cheeked Bulbul (Gray-cheeked) ( Alophoixus bres tephrogenys/gutturalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Gray-cheeked Bulbul (Gray-cheeked) ( Alophoixus bres tephrogenys/gutturalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Gray-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Gray-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Grey-cheeked Bulbul ( Alophoixus tephrogenys) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Alophoixus [bres or tephrogenys] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

See also the taxonomic synonyms table.


Danish: Askekindet Topbulbul
German: Braunwangenbülbül (Grauwangenbülbül), Grauwangenbülbül
English: Gray-cheeked Bulbul, Gray-cheeked Bulbul (Gray-cheeked), Grey-cheeked Bulbul, Scrub Bulbul [tephrogenys or gutturalis]
English, HBW: Grey-cheeked Bulbul
English (IOC): Grey-cheeked Bulbul, Grey-cheeked Bulbul (Grey-cheeked)
English (United States): Gray-cheeked Bulbul, Gray-cheeked Bulbul (Gray-cheeked)
Spanish: Bulbul Bres (tephrogenys/gutturalis), Bulbul carigrís
Spanish (Spain): Bulbul bres (tephrogenys/gutturalis), Bulbul carigrís
French: Bulbul à joues grises, Bulbul brès (à joues grises), Bulbul brès [tephrogenys ou gutturalis]
Croatian: pepeljastolici bulbul
Japanese (romaji): haigashirakanmurihiyodori (tephrogenys/gutturalis)
Japanese: ハイガシラカンムリヒヨドリ (tephrogenys/gutturalis)
Scientific: Alophoixus bres [tephrogenys or gutturalis], Alophoixus bres tephrogenys, Alophoixus bres tephrogenys/gutturalis, Alophoixus tephrogenys, Criniger bres tephrogenys, Trichophorus tephrogenys
Dutch: Grijswangbaardbuulbuul
Norwegian: gråkinnbylbyl, gråkinnbylbyl (tephrogenys/gutturalis)
Polish: szczeciak brązowolicy, szczeciak brązowolicy (tephrogenys/gutturalis), szczeciak szarolicy
Portuguese: bulbul-de-faces-cinzentas
Portuguese (Portugal): bulbul-de-faces-cinzentas
Russian: Серощёкий бюльбюль-бородач, Серощёкий бюльбюль-бородач (tephrogenys/gutturalis)
Slovak: bylbyl olivovoprsý, bylbyl olivovoprsý (skup.)
Swedish: gråkindad bulbyl, gråkindad bulbyl (tephrogenys/gutturalis)
Thai: นกปรอดโอ่งแก้มเทา (ธรรมดา)
Turkish: Boz Yanaklı Arapbülbülü, Gri yanaklı arapbülbülü (tephrogenys/gutturalis)
Chinese: 灰颊冠鹎

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