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Ixos nicobariensis (F. Moore, 1854) – Nicobar Bulbul

Taxonomic Notes:

This species is listed as Near Threatened in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (https://www.iucnredlist.org/)


Nesting/juveniles:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Identification:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:

This species is uncommon and endemic to the Nancowry islands of the Nicobar Islands. It inhabits the primary and secondary forests of the islands. It possibly nests during February-April (BirdLife International 2016).

Conservation Status:

This species is listed as Near Threatened in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (https://www.iucnredlist.org/)


According to the IUCN Red List assessment, the population of this species is declining, with the current population estimate of 1,500-1,700 individuals. The threat to its persistence comes from habitat disturbance due to forest clearance for agriculture and infrastructure development (BirdLife International 2016).

References:
BirdLife International 2016. Ixos nicobariensis . The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T22713250A94367234. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22713250A94367234.en. Accessed on 16 February 2020.


Aves > Passeriformes > Pycnonotidae > Ixos


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Bhavanarayeni, R., and A. Bayani. 2020. Ixos nicobariensis (F. Moore, 1854) – Nicobar Bulbul. Satose, V., V. Ramachandran, P. Roy, and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Birds of India, v. 2.14. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.birdsofindia.org/sp/1580/Ixos-nicobariensis
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