French: Bulbul malais German: Strichelbrustbülbül Spanish: Bulbul malayo
Melaka, Peninsular Malaysia
S Myanmar (Tenasserim S from 12°30’ S), S Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Riau and Lingga Archipelagos, Sumatra, Bangka and Borneo.
23 cm; 36–41 g. Medium-large, slender, streaky bulbul with rather long and slender bill. Has lores smoky grey, ear-coverts, supercilium and postocular region greyish-... read more
Often noisy. Song a simple, short, rather high-pitched, slightly descending ditty, “chiri-chiri-chu... read more
Mature broadleaf evergreen forest and tall secondary forest; sometimes encountered at forest edges... read more
Food and feeding
Fruit and insects. Many figs taken, including riverside banyans, Ficus sumatrana and three (F. virens, F.... read more
Apr–May, probably also Jun–Jul. In Myanmar, nest reported as a neat cup of moss and bamboo leaves, with lichen and cobwebs... read more
Status and conservation
Not globally threatened. Currently considered Near-threatened. Fairly common to common throughout most of range. Lowland primary forest in Sundaic region is being cleared at... read more
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