DARK-CAPPED BULBUL

Also known as Common Bulbul (c), Black-eyed Bulbul (6), Garden Bulbul (H)

(Pycnonotus tricolor (7) or Pycnonotus barbatus)

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Roberts VI / VII 568 / 615
Clements 2000 126.0170
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 120-23
A smallish bird (20 to 22 cm), found in Africa and Arabia. It is limited to the moister eastern parts of the region, where it is a very common resident. It is usually in pairs, inhabiting woodland. It eats fruit, nectar and insects

List of Stamps showing Dark-capped Bulbul

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Gambia     2009 D25
Liberia 0735 0450 1953 1c
Liberia 1311 1029 1977 25c
Liberia 1378 1097 1979 50c
Rhodesia 0537 0188 1977 3c
Zimbabwe 0832 0482 1992 25c