Yellow-throated Bulbul Pycnonotus xantholaemus

Family: Pycnonotidae (Bulbuls)

Authority: (Jerdon, 1845)

Red List Category

Criteria: A2ac+3c+4c; C2a(i)

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Justification of Red List category
Despite its relatively large range, populations of this bulbul are small and severely fragmented. Destruction and degradation of its habitat continue to cause population declines. It therefore qualifies it as Vulnerable.

Population size: 2500-9999 mature individuals

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 359,000 km2

Country endemic: yes

Land-mass type - continent
Realm - Indomalayan
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Pycnonotus xantholaemus. Downloaded from on 08/12/2023.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 08/12/2023.