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Grey-headed Bulbul Pycnonotus priocephalus  
Grey-headed Bulbul
Photographer : © Ramki Sreenivasan
Location :Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, Kerala, India
Date : 16 March 2010
English synonyms:Gray-headed Bulbul
Bird Family :Pycnonotidae - Asian Bulbuls, Finchbills & Malia
Red Data Status :Near Threatened
Remarks :Here is a Western Ghats endemic pretty common across its range except that it prefers to stay mid- to high-canopy. In the unbearable March heat, here is one descending for a drink and a dip in a small jungle puddle. - RS
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to SW India.
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