Spot-necked bulbul

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Spot-necked bulbul
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Pycnonotidae
Genus: Pycnonotus
Species: P. tympanistrigus
Binomial name
Pycnonotus tympanistrigus
(Müller, S., 1836)
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  • Ixos tympanistrigus

The spot-necked bulbul (Pycnonotus tympanistrigus) is a species of songbird in the bulbul family, Pycnonotidae. It is found in Sumatra. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest. It is threatened by habitat loss. The spot-necked bulbul was originally described in the genus Ixos. Alternate names for the spot-necked bulbul include the olive-crowned bulbul, olive-necked bulbul and small white-streaked bulbul.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Pycnonotus tympanistrigus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T22712613A94338779. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22712613A94338779.en. Retrieved 15 January 2018.