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Visayan Bulbul - BirdForum Opus

Photo © by Mark Harper
Twin Lakes, Negros, Philippines, 26 March 2019
Hypsipetes guimarasensis

Identification

22 cm (8¾ in)

  • Greyish crown
  • Whitish underparts with streaked breast

Distribution

Found on Guimaras, Masbate, Panay, Negros, Ticao and Verde in the Philippines.

Taxonomy

This is a monotypic species.
It was formerly included in Philippine Bulbul and placed in genus Ixos.

Habitat

Forest edge, advanced second growth and forest.

Behaviour

Diet

There is little detailed information. Their diet consists of fruit and probably some insects too.

References

  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2018. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: v2018. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Avibase
  3. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved April 2019)

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