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Andropadus milanjensis.JPG
Stripe-cheeked greenbul (Arizelocichla milanjensis)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Pycnonotidae
Genus: Arizelocichla
Oberholser, 1905

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Arizelocichla is a genus of greenbuls, songbirds in the bulbul family (Pycnonotidae). The genus was revived in 2010 when twelve species of bulbuls from the genus Andropadus were separated and re-classified in the genus Arizelocichla.[1]

It contains the following species:[2]


  1. ^ "Taxonomy Version 2 « IOC World Bird List". Retrieved 2017-04-02. 
  2. ^ "Bulbuls « IOC World Bird List". Retrieved 2017-04-01. 
  • Johansson, U.S., J. Fjeldså, L.G.S. Lokugalappatti, and R. C.K. Bowie. 2007, A nuclear DNA phylogeny and proposed taxonomic revision of African greenbuls (Aves, Passeriformes, Pycnonotidae), Zoologica Scripta 36: 417-427.
  • Moyle, R. G., and B. D. Marks. 2006. Phylogenetic relationships of the bulbuls (Aves: Pycnonotidae) based on mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequence data. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 40: 687–695.

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