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Visayan Bulbul

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


[edit] Identification

22 cm (8¾ in)

  • Greyish crown
  • Whitish underparts with streaked breast

[edit] Distribution

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

[edit] Taxonomy

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

[edit] Habitat

Forest edge, advanced second growth and forest.

[edit] Behaviour

[edit] Diet

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

[edit] 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
  2. Avibase
  3. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved April 2019)

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