Scaly-breasted Bulbul

The Scaly-breasted Bulbul is classified as Near Threatened (NT), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future.

The Scaly-breasted Bulbul (Pycnonotus squamatus) is a species of songbird in the Pycnonotidae family. It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Burma, and Thailand. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Pycnonotus squamatus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 24 July 2007. More

but we saw plenty of Scaly-Breasted Bulbuls (Pycnonotus squamatus) on a fruiting tree. _DSC0407_f Posted by madibirder at 11:01 AM Labels: Bulbul, Kemensah 3 comments: yen said... Great find Madi. Lovely shots. December 4, 2009 8:15 PM Wilma said... More

The Scaly-breasted Bulbul was taken in Taiping near the old quarry area where a fig tree is full of fruits. During most of the two hours I was there on 18 Aug, the tree was unfortunately also full of monkeys! No sign of the Thick-billed Pigeon which I intend to video and I had to be contented with this bulbul species which was high on my video's wanted list. The trip to Pos Slim on 19 Aug with Ooi was very rewarding. More

Scaly-breasted Bulbul is one of those excellent specialities regular at Tonpariwat. It's very scarce anywhere else in South-Thailand . Tonpariwat Wildlife Sanctuary is a large tract of evergreen forest on steep terrain in southern Thailand. The area is largely inaccessible, that is More

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Order : Passeriformes
Family : Pycnonotidae
Genus : Pycnonotus
Species : squamatus
Authority : (Temminck, 1828)