Red-whiskered Bulbul’s calls

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“This Red-whiskered Bulbul (Pycnonotus jocosus pattani) is locally endangered due to extensive trapping. It is usually found in the north but feral populations exist in the south.

“See this article from Thailand that outlines the severity of the issue & risk of extinction: LINK.

“Was wandering around the city to look for migrants when spotted two Red-whiskered Bulbuls. Their cheerful calls make them easy to spot. A sonogram and waveform of the common call is given below.

A recording of the calls HERE.

Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
7th September 2014

Location: Ipoh City, Perak, Malaysia
Habitat: Urban environment

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