Creature Feature X: Bulbuls

Here’s my new piece for Creature Feature on bulbuls, about their anti-predator defences and their ability to coexist with one another. These birds are widespread and wonderfully entertaining, with a particular fondness for red cars and always ready to pick a fight with their reflection in a car’s side mirror.

bulbul and car

bulbul and car (2)

Charging at its own reflection

 

bulbul nest

Bulbul nest in a Euphorb

 

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