Puff-backed bulbul

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Puff-backed bulbul
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Pycnonotidae
Genus: Pycnonotus
Species: P. eutilotus
Binomial name
Pycnonotus eutilotus
(Jardine & Selby, 1837)
Pycnonotus eutilotus distribution map.png
  • Brachypus eutilotus
  • Euptilotus eutilotus
  • Brachypodius eutilotus

The puff-backed bulbul (Pycnonotus eutilotus) is a species of songbird in the family Pycnonotidae. It is found on the Malay Peninsula, Sumatra and Borneo. Alternate names for the puff-backed bulbul include the crested brown bulbul and puff-backed brown bulbul. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.