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(Pycnonotus aurigaster) 白喉红臀鹎
Size: 20 cm
Note black head contrasting with pale cheeks; under parts light grey; vent either red or yellow.
A soft chatter with whistling and harsher notes.
Mainly an open woodland species found in open country with scattered trees, cultivated areas and gardens; often seen near rural villages, but not in towns. A vocal and conspicuous bird, always moves about in small flocks, flying restlessly between the small trees and bushes, perching low.
Uncommon resident breeder in the island.
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