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Himalayan Bulbul, White-cheeked Bulbul

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(White-cheeked Bulbul moved to Himalayan Bulbul: Clements and IOC agree)
 
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-{{incomplete}}+#REDIRECT [[Himalayan Bulbul]]
-'''Alternative name: Himalayan Bulbul'''+
-;[[:Category:Pycnonotus|Pycnonotus]] leucogenys+
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-[[Image:Himalayan_Bulbul.jpg|thumb|550px|right|Photo by dineshagg<br />Photo taken: Himalayan Foothills]]+
-==Identification==+
-Sometimes called White-cheeked Bulbul; see note in Taxonomy section.+
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-This species is distinguished by its black head, white cheeks and yellow patch under tail. Size: 20 cm+
-==Distribution==+
-It is a widespread resident in [[Himalayas]], but also found west to [[Iraq]] and the [[Arabian Peninsula]]. +
-==Taxonomy==+
-This species has three or four subspecies depending on authority: ''leucogenys'', ''mesopotamiae'' (including ''dacylys'' ?), and ''humii''. The species has recently been split from [[White-eared Bulbul]] (''Pycnonotus leucotis''); the pre-split species used to be called White-cheeked Bulbul. +
-==Habitat==+
-Forest. +
-==Behaviour==+
-==External Links==+
-Notice that the following Gallery search may find both this species and the White-eared Bulbul, because the scientific name stayed the same as the pre-split name.+
-{{GSearch|Pycnonotus+leucogenys}}+
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-[[Category:Birds]] [[Category:Pycnonotus]]+

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