Black-and-white bulbul

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Black-and-white bulbul
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Pycnonotidae
Genus: Pycnonotus
Species: P. melanoleucos
Binomial name
Pycnonotus melanoleucos
(Eyton, 1839)
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  • Microtarsus melanoleucos
  • Brachypodius melanoleucos
  • Pycnonotus melanoleucus (Eyton, 1839)

The black-and-white bulbul (Pycnonotus melanoleucos) is a species of songbird in the bulbul family, Pycnonotidae. It is found on the Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, and Borneo. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Microtarsus melanoleucos". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T22712616A94339056. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22712616A94339056.en. Retrieved 13 January 2018.