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Flame-throated bulbul
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Flame-throated bulbul at Dandeli, India
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Synonyms
  • Brachypus gularis protonym
  • Pycnonotus melanicterus gularis
  • Brachypus rubineus Jerdon, 1839
  • Rubigula gularis

The flame-throated bulbul (Rubigula gularis) is a bird found in south western India. It eats fruit and insects, and lives in thick bushes and trees. It is a part of the bulbul family of birds and is yellow with a black head and red neck.

General references
  • Grimmett, Inskipp and Inskipp Birds of India. ISBN: 0-691-04910-6
  • Rasmussen P.C., and J.C. Anderton 2005. Birds of South Asia. The Ripley guide. Volume 2: attributes and status. Smithsonian Institution and Lynx Edicions, Washington D.C. and Barcelona.

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