French: Bulbul à menton jaune German: Goldkehlbülbül Spanish: Bulbul gorjigualdo
Eastern Ghats west of Nellore, India
S India: S Deccan Plateau in E Karnataka, S Andhra Pradesh and N Tamil Nadu.
20 cm. A medium-sized, rather silvery, pallid, unobtrusive bulbul. Crown, nape, cheeks, ear-coverts and sides of neck are yellowish olive, mantle, back and scapulars to... read more
Song a rich, low, burbling, warbling series, individual notes very quick, at first rising and then... read more
Usually found on rocky wooded hillsides and isolated hillocks at 600–1300 m. Frequents slopes... read more
Food and feeding
Diet berries, also insects. Berries include especially those from shrubs such as Erythroxylon and Scutia, also from other... read more
Breeds May–Jul. Nest built by female, in one case taking eight days, in another only three days, a large, untidy, clumsy structure (... read more
Status and conservation
VULNERABLE. Restricted-range species: confined to the Southern Deccan Plateau Secondary Area. Common at some sites, but extremely local. One old record from Kerala; may occur... read more
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