Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Pycnonotus
Family: Pycnonotidae (Aves)
Taxon : Bird
Group : Animal

SPECIES
capensis
NOTES

A common resident bird which grows to about 20 cm and weighs 46 g. A noisy and lively species usually seen in pairs or small groups. Eats fruit and berries. Nest a well concealed shallow bowl.


AUTHORITY
(Linnaeus, 1766)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Has dark under-parts and a white wattle round the eye
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Cape bulbul
Kaapse tiptol
Bulbul
Tiptol
Habitat
NOTES: Perches on trees and hunts for food in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Turdus capensis



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