Red-vented Bulbul Pycnonotus cafer

Red-vented Bulbul
Red-vented Bulbul
Red-vented Bulbul
The Red-vented Bulbul is native to southern Asia. Male and female have similar plumage. Thanks to Dr Harsha Vardhan Reddy for the first 2 photos in the row above.
Red-vented Bulbul
Red-vented Bulbul
Red-vented Bulbul
It has also been introduced to some Pacific Islands where it is seen as an agricultural pest to fruit growers. There are several subspecies. Several other bulbul species have red vents.
Red-vented Bulbul
Red-vented Bulbul
Red-vented Bulbul hovering
Bushes, cavities and man-made objects are used for nesting places. Other birds react to the Red-vented Bulbul's alarm warning calls.