Not for the Christmas tree...and that is a bauble.....this not the RedWhiskered Bulbul either, but this is the The light-vented bulbul (Pycnonotus sinensis), or Chinese Bulbul as they are commonly called here.
Here on my roof, in Saikung. now many fewer post apocolyptic typhoon.
This bulbul is abundant in lightly wooded areas, cultivated land and shrubland, whereas the red-whiskered bulbul is the common bulbul of suburbs and urban parks.
How many Bulbuls can you name.....answers below the next photograph.
Species in the same genus
Pycnonotus atriceps, Black-headed bulbul
Pycnonotus aurigaster, Sooty-headed bulbul
Pycnonotus blanfordi, Streak-eared bulbul
Pycnonotus brunneus, Asian red-eyed bulbul
Pycnonotus cyaniventris, Grey-bellied bulbul
Pycnonotus erythropthalmos, Spectacled bulbul
Pycnonotus eutilotus, Puff-backed bulbul
Pycnonotus finlaysoni, Stripe-throated bulbul
Pycnonotus flavescens, Flavescent bulbul
Pycnonotus flaviventris, Black-crested bulbul
Pycnonotus goiavier, Yellow-vented bulbul
Pycnonotus jocosus, Red-whiskered bulbul
Pycnonotus melanoleucos, Black-and-white bulbul
Pycnonotus plumosus, Olive-winged bulbul
Pycnonotus simplex, Cream-vented bulbul
Pycnonotus squamatus, Scaly-breasted bulbul
Pycnonotus striatus, Striated bulbul
Pycnonotus xanthorrhous, Brown-breasted bulbul
Pycnonotus zeylanicus, Straw-headed bulbul
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