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Pycnonotus simplex simplexLesson, 1839

Cream-vented bulbul

Image acquired with permission from the Natural History Museum at Tring, United Kingdom. Specimen collected by A. R. Wallace. Specimen locality: Sumatra
Label transcription: [Collected by A.R. Wallace. 1861 Microtarsus olivaceus. Moore. Sumatra type comp?] [microscelis olivaceus, Moore. Sumatra. Wallace.] [No. 79.4.5. Brit. Mus. Reg. Loc. PREB: BY GODMAN & SALVIN.]

Species known to occur in Singapore.
Imaged Wallace Specimen from Sumatra.

Taxon Information

Vertebrata: Aves: Passeriformes: Pycnonotidae (Bulbuls)
Taxon Name (original as given on label):
Microtarsus olivaceus ; Microscelis olivaceus
A.R. Wallace
Locality of Specimen:
Specimen Repository:
Natural History Museum Tring