Streaked Bulbul

Scientific Name: Ixos malaccensis
Malay Name: Bebarau-Bukit Melayu
Chinese Name: 纹羽鹎

Found from the Thai-Malay Peninsula to Sumatra and Borneo


Size: 23 cm

Adult has olive upperparts and distinctive whitish streaks on greyish-brown throat and breast. Juvenile resembles adult but has warmer brown upperparts and plainer breast.

Similar looking species: Buff-vented Bulbul

Habitat: Forest, forest edge and secondary growth.


Local Status: Rare non-breeding visitor.

Conservation Status: Near Threatened (BirdLife International 2016)

Location: Bukit Timah Nature Reserve (Summit), Dairy Farm Nature Park, Bukit Batok Nature Park, Central Catchment Forest, Tuas South and Pulau Ubin.


External Links:
Conservation Status: IUCN Red List Page
Photos: Oriental Bird Images
Sound Recordings: xeno-canto Link
Wikipedia Entry: Wikipedia Link

BirdLife International. (2016). Ixos malaccensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016. Downloaded on 2 September 2021
Robson, C. (2008). A Field Guide to the Birds of South-East Asia. New Holland Publishers.