The common bulbul (Pycnonotus barbatus) is a member of the bulbul family of passerine birds. It is a ubiquitous resident breeder throughout Africa. Other names include black-eyed bulbul and common garden bulbul.



Common Bulbul
Date Location Count
2020-02-23 18:30Ngor--King Fahd Palace Hotel
2020-02-24 08:40Ngor--Hotel Le Calao (seawatch)
2020-02-27 08:15Technopole
2020-02-23 09:00Île de Goree1
2020-02-16 07:05Lac Mbeubeusse2
2020-02-24 10:00Lac Retba (Lac Rose)6
2020-02-20 08:00Deni Biram Ndao (dunes)4
2020-02-21 18:45Popenguine (Village)2
2020-02-23 10:50RN de Popenguine2
2020-02-01 15:04RN de Somone--Lagune4
2020-01-30 16:07Diawling National Park8
2020-02-22 08:00RN de Somone--Lodge de Dalaal Diam4
2020-01-31 07:26PN Langue de Barbarie--Zebrabar2
2020-02-26 10:00PN des Oiseaux du Djoudj2
2020-02-15 09:54Richard Toll--zone aéroport2
2020-02-13 12:25Richard Toll--east and south-east20
2020-02-12 14:15Tanji Bird Reserve30
2020-02-02 12:06Tujereng Lagoon
2020-02-11 16:26Brufut Woods5
2020-02-10 17:05Senegambia Hotel Gardens and Beach30
2020-02-18 08:36Casino Cycle Track3
2020-02-13 15:19Kotu Creek--Bridge and Mouth10
2020-02-17 07:30Kotu Creek2
2020-02-13 08:55Abuko NR30
2020-02-11 10:55Lamin Lodge10
2020-02-15 07:45Marakissa Rivercamp6
2020-02-14 07:45Farasuto Forest Community Nature Reserve8
2020-02-14 09:12Pirang Forest NP50
2020-02-04 08:17Diembéring--Ecoparc
2020-01-29 16:00Kabrousse
2020-02-04 11:01Forêt de Boukitingo
2020-02-03 08:06Forêt de Djibelor (Eaux et Forêts)
2020-02-11 07:45Baobolong Wetland15
2020-02-15 13:00Tendaba--Soccer Fields and Bird-hide with Pool5
2020-02-10 14:45Kaia5
2020-02-06 11:39Lagoa do PNUD10
2020-02-12 11:45Bird Safari Camp10
2020-02-13 07:30Baobolong Annex Lodge2
2020-02-15 09:00Port d'Essaouira6
2020-02-18 12:19Oued Ksab5
2020-02-01 09:03Oued Massa--route de Sidi Wassay à Aghorimze2
2020-02-16 16:52Oued Massa--champs d'Aghorimze3
2020-02-06 16:42Campement de Wassadou
2020-02-18 12:30Jardins de la Ménara15
2020-02-13 13:00Jardin Majorelle19
2020-02-04 13:05Parc Lalla Hasna6
2020-02-12 14:00Jemaa el-Fnaa8
2020-02-22 08:53R203--champs semi-désertiques entre Marrakesh et Tahnaout8
2020-02-14 09:00Vallée de l'Ourika7
2020-02-08 10:13Plateau de Dande
2020-02-11 08:20Sidi Lahcen (سيدي لحسن)1
2020-02-10 12:44Oued Aassif Ounila--Aït Benhaddou5
2020-02-22 08:39Barrage el-Mansour Eddhabi--ouest3
2020-02-09 13:09Hotel Barmoi10
2020-02-25 15:52Oued Draa--Tansikht4
2020-02-24 18:12Tarifa--Pueblo1
2020-02-25 10:34Tarifa--Casco Histórico1
2020-02-02 14:36Site Archéologique de Volubilis13
2020-02-22 11:17Arroyo de Calamocarro2
2020-02-09 12:45Ceuta--Playa del Trampolín1
2020-01-29 11:58Fès--Médina2
2020-02-17 14:50Gorges du Ziz6
2020-02-05 15:30Mole NP--general (use more specific hot spot if possible)2
2020-02-06 05:45Fulfoso-Damongo Rd., Damongo2
2020-02-06 07:45White Volta River at Daboya5
2020-02-22 17:10Half Assini1
2020-02-23 05:22Ankasa NP2
2020-02-03 08:30Tamale-Techiman Rd., Dungu2
2020-02-07 14:45Bonkro Village2
2020-02-21 06:30Antwikwaa--forest edge & farm scrub9
2020-02-20 16:39Ebekawopa (Abrafo) Forest Reserve7
2020-02-06 06:45Ebekawopa (Abrafo)--'farm scrub' habitat4
2020-02-01 06:15Ebekawopa (Abrafo)--"stingless bee center" forest patch10
2020-02-07 06:30Ebekawopa (Abrafo)--Gyaware road6
2020-02-04 06:00Kakum NP--Canopy Walkway & vicinity8
2020-01-30 12:45Rainforest Lodge2
2020-02-02 15:20Winneba Plains20
2020-02-17 06:01Achimota Forest and Accra Zoo20
2020-02-08 06:30Achimota Forest20
2020-02-08 15:30Volta River--at Atiboah20
2020-02-02 13:00Kpong Wetland, Volta River2
2020-02-02 07:00Shai Hills RR -- Kandra Route30
2020-02-07 15:20Shai Hills Resource Reserve1
2020-02-08 10:10Sakumono Lagoon5
2020-02-01 06:30Kalakpa Resources Reserve5
2020-02-13 11:00Ichkeul NP
2020-02-01 13:30Lekki Conservation Center3
2020-01-29 06:50Majak Urban Forest and Animal Sanctuary6
2020-02-03 07:19Amurum Forest Reserve (APLORI)4
2020-02-02 17:59Yaounde Golf Club
2020-02-19 11:11American University of Central Africa (AUCA)2
2020-02-18 12:01Grand Hotel Djibloho6
2020-02-13 12:00Giza Zoo Giza Zoo حديقة الحيوانات بالجيزة2
2020-02-08 12:00Montazah Park (حديقة المنتزة)10
2020-02-27 06:30Hakusembe Lodge2
2020-02-11 15:25Tambuti Lodge2
2020-02-03 13:33Queen Elizabeth II NP--Mweya1
2020-01-30 08:00Bwindi-Impenetrable Forest NP--Buhoma16
2020-02-18 18:05Popa Falls8
2020-02-24 14:41Queen Elizabeth II NP--Kazinga Channel Boat Trip1
2020-01-30 07:00Bwindi-Impenetrable Forest NP--Rushaga area trails16
2020-02-13 12:03Queen Elizabeth II NP2
2020-02-01 16:09Queen Elizabeth II NP--Kazinga Channel5
2020-02-04 07:16Queen Elizabeth II NP--Kasenyi Track11
2020-02-23 17:45Queen Elizabeth Bush Lodge12
2020-02-26 07:26Bwindi-Impenetrable NP--Mubwindi Swamp4
2020-02-26 15:07Chimpanzee Guesthouse4
2020-02-11 07:39Bwindi-Impenetrable NP--Ruhija1
2020-02-20 15:49Mahango Game Reserve2
2020-02-15 07:55Kibale Forest NP2
2020-02-25 14:14Bigodi Swamp10
2020-02-25 09:24Kibale Forest Camp3
2020-02-25 06:53Okavango Delta--Xaro Lodge2
2020-02-02 08:40Rusizi Delta Nature Reserve8
2020-02-20 09:49Murchison Falls NP--Pakuba3
2020-02-05 07:05Murchison Falls NP--north side (Paraa to Albert Nile swamps)8
2020-02-06 07:15Murchison Falls NP--Boat trip Paraa to Victoria Nile Delta20
2020-02-19 06:43Murchison Falls NP--Nile River4
2020-02-20 11:48Kigali Genocide Memorial2
2020-02-05 14:00Murchison Falls NP--Boat trip Paraa to Murchison Falls10
2020-02-07 07:50Murchison Falls NP--Murchison Falls vicinity5
2020-02-16 08:33Budongo Forest Reserve--Royal Mile4
2020-02-06 17:00Lake Mburo NP--Entrance Road2
2020-02-24 16:03Lake Mburo NP30
2020-02-20 10:00Akagera NP--Mutumba Hills Campsite
2020-02-19 08:30Akagera NP (southern area)
2020-02-14 09:25Bum Hill Campsite1
2020-01-29 09:20Kakoge1
2020-02-13 15:20Katima Mulilo WTP3
2020-02-13 16:30Katima Mulilo--Hippo Island5
2020-02-15 06:31Nkima Forest Lodge5
2020-02-14 07:35Mabamba Swamp2
2020-02-23 17:27Caprivi Mutoya Lodge4
2020-02-22 10:27Gorilla Africa Guest House2
2020-02-05 15:46Boma Guesthouse2
2020-02-27 14:31Entebbe Botanical Garden2
2020-02-12 07:40Sheraton Gardens (Kampala)2
2020-02-09 07:26Lutembe Bay Ramsar Site1
2020-02-17 06:39Kafue NP--McBrides Camp6
2020-02-03 07:45Chobe NP (Please be more specific)1
2020-02-23 07:27Chobe Game Lodge3
2020-02-06 09:04Chobe River--Boat Trip (Namibia)1
2020-02-06 09:04Chobe River--boat trip (Botswana)1
2020-02-22 06:04Imbabala Safari Camp2
2020-02-17 05:45Zambezi NP13
2020-02-23 06:13Camp Nkwazi7
2020-02-26 07:07Tongabezi Lodge and River Club1
2020-02-10 15:19Gonder--Fasil Ghebbi1
2020-02-01 09:00Zambesi river cruise (ZW side)1
2020-02-16 15:35Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe side)8
2020-02-24 15:41Victoria Falls (Zambia side)8
2020-02-09 07:35Bahir Dar2
2020-02-10 06:20Lake Tana Hotel4
2020-01-30 15:15Kongelai Escarpment1
2020-02-23 07:08Speke Bay Lodge2
2020-02-27 10:32Keringet Dam and Farmland6
2020-02-27 16:08Kapolet River, Kapcherop Forest4
2020-02-21 08:50Lusaka Golf Club4
2020-02-03 09:15Ahero Rice Fields1
2020-02-22 09:09Lazy J Ranch (Restricted Access - Permit Required)2
2020-02-20 14:07Hwange National Park--Hwange Main Camp2
2020-02-25 09:23Kolol Viewpoint4
2020-01-29 06:52Angama Lodge (Ol Kurruk)2
2020-02-08 06:21Kasanka NP15
2020-02-02 06:49Maasai Mara NR--Mara Triangle4
2020-02-04 07:15Masaai Mara NR--Mara River (North)6
2020-01-30 09:20Kerio Valley and Chebloch Gorge4
2020-02-11 09:00Serengeti NP--Visitor Center3
2020-02-21 06:59Serengeti NP--Lake Magadi4
2020-02-12 06:30Serengeti NP4
2020-02-02 14:00Debre Libanos--Lodge and Portuguese Bridge
2020-02-26 13:15Serengeti NP--Naabi Hill Gate3
2020-02-01 06:45Addis Ababa--Ghion Hotel
2020-02-03 07:22Addis Ababa--Bole International Airport1
2020-01-31 07:27Lake Nakuru NP3
2020-01-31 07:20Abidjatta-Shalla NP2
2020-02-23 09:15Lake Awassa Fish Market4
2020-02-01 07:15Hawassa Lake Promenade10
2020-02-23 07:49Lake Awassa--United Africa Shebelle Hotel area2
2020-02-24 10:47Lake Ziway--southwestern shore6
2020-02-07 06:00Mutinondo Wilderness7
2020-02-19 06:32Lake Langan--Wabe Shabelle2
2020-02-22 06:40Wondo Genet1
2020-02-22 11:06Wondo Genet--Wabi Shebelle hotel and stream4
2020-02-22 17:14Hara Langano Lodge5
2020-02-23 09:50Bishangari Lodge3
2020-02-18 11:48Lake Koka--western shore2
2020-02-08 07:00Ngorongoro Conservation Area2
2020-02-05 08:00Lake Naivasha1
2020-02-16 06:30Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ngorongoro Crater4
2020-02-03 15:00Ngorongoro Farmhouse1
2020-02-15 09:02Ngorongoro Conservation Area--Ngorongoro Sopa Lodge1
2020-02-15 17:00Ngorongoro Plantation5
2020-02-04 08:00Manguo Swamp1
2020-02-17 07:10Lake Manyara--Serena Lodge4
2020-02-27 12:03Lake Manyara NP (Arusha)4
2020-02-22 07:01Brackenhurst6
2020-02-15 06:55Lake Manyara NP (Manyara)
2020-02-13 07:21Kfeet, Wetlands & Lily Lake, Karura Forest10
2020-01-31 07:26Mt. Kenya NP--Serena Mountain Lodge1
2020-02-17 07:21Karura Forest, Muthaiga7
2020-02-09 08:08Nairobi NP--Nagolomon Dam3
2020-01-30 17:30City Park2
2020-02-15 11:04Windsor Golf Hotel and Country Club, Marurui1
2020-01-30 17:00Urban Nairobi (general)3
2020-01-29 06:30Ole Sereni Hotel1
2020-02-22 16:39Safari Park Hotel, Kasarani3
2020-02-22 11:30Nairobi NP2
2020-02-23 11:20Tarangire NP--Tarangire Safari Lodge5
2020-02-05 17:00Doho Lodge
2020-02-23 08:00Tarangire NP--Lemiyon Circuit Grasslands2
2020-02-17 08:15Awash NP--Lodge and Falls2
2020-02-23 07:00Tarangire NP25
2020-02-27 12:30Animalia Lodge4
2020-02-15 06:15Ruaha NP2
2020-02-06 07:26BMNP--Sanetti Plateau (please use more specific location)10
2020-02-16 08:30Magongo Hills15
2020-02-02 14:30Zambian Rest House4
2020-02-15 06:53Legendary Lodge
2020-02-22 06:30Goba Wabe Shebelle Hotel6
2020-02-03 14:45Nyika NP--Thazima Gate4
2020-02-16 08:04Arusha NP30
2020-02-23 09:25Lake Duluti Lodge4
2020-02-06 14:31Lake Duluti5
2020-02-02 06:00Nyika National Park6
2020-02-22 06:00Ngare Sero Mountain Lodge4
2020-02-24 14:48Big and Small Momela Lakes8
2020-02-10 16:24Simba Farm2
2020-02-03 07:21Amboseli NP1
2020-02-04 14:23Kilimanjaro NP--Big Tree Camp1
2020-01-30 06:20Luwawa Forest Lodge7
2020-02-22 05:24Marakele NP
2020-02-06 09:00Welgevonden Game Reserve10
2020-02-17 14:56Lapalala Game Reserve
2020-01-30 07:32Vaalkop Dam Nature Reserve1
2020-02-08 10:00Mkomazi NP5
2020-02-11 08:00Hondo Hondo Udzungwa Forest Camp6
2020-02-26 07:20Sagala Lodge/Ndara Ranch2
2020-02-09 06:04Zaagkuildrift Rd (Please be more specific)
2020-02-06 16:00Decan Wildlife Refuge5
2020-02-25 08:03Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden10
2020-02-16 06:41Diepsloot Nature Reserve2
2020-02-02 07:17Rooiwal WTP2
2020-02-19 07:41Eagle Canyon Golf Estate1
2020-02-19 09:01Golden Harvest Park5
2020-01-29 16:52Norscot Koppies Kingfisher Nature Reserve1
2020-02-18 08:38Jukskei River3
2020-02-01 13:45Rust de Winter NR2
2020-02-01 07:30Uitvlugt Road
2020-02-02 10:45Cumberland Bird Sanctuary1
2020-02-15 02:32President Ridge Bird Sanctuary3
2020-01-31 12:26Bishop Bird Park2
2020-02-26 17:37Candlewoods Wetland1
2020-02-15 12:18Jan Smuts House Museum2
2020-02-26 15:43Rietvlei Nature Reserve1
2020-02-15 15:36Polokwane GR4
2020-02-27 09:23Sunrock Guesthouse3
2020-02-17 11:10Mamabolo Plains4
2020-02-23 10:52Bronkhorstspruit Dam1
2020-02-22 06:16Wilge River Valley (upper)1
2020-01-31 06:32Selous Game Reserve--Roho Ya Selous2
2020-02-04 07:47Selous Game Reserve--Lake Manze4
2020-02-01 15:51Leopard Rock Lodge4
2020-02-08 15:12Buda Dam
2020-02-08 10:30Ramisi Sugar Dam
2020-01-30 07:12Arabuko-Sokoke Forest4
2020-02-21 05:34Kruger NP--Mahonie Loop/S995
2020-02-08 07:33Tiwi Swamp
2020-02-20 07:54Kruger NP--Pafuri Gate to Luvuvhu River/H1-91
2020-02-15 14:00Nguuni Nature Sanctuary2
2020-02-10 08:12Diani--Jadini Forest
2020-02-09 16:13Diani Golf Club
2020-02-09 06:22Kongo River Estuary @ Tiwi Beach
2020-02-10 10:25Chale Island
2020-02-11 09:50Haller Park--Bamburi Nature Trail2
2020-02-26 06:43Arabuko-Sokoke NP--Kenya Forest Service1
2020-02-02 07:08Temple Point & Mida Creek Mouth, Watamu
2020-02-20 11:04Kruger NP--Pafuri Picnic Site1
2020-02-06 15:23Kruger NP--Punda Gate Road/H13-12
2020-02-20 05:29Kruger NP--Pafuri/S63 area1
2020-02-12 17:24Lower Tana River Delta1
2020-02-07 08:25Sabaki River Estuary
2020-02-13 06:49Tana Delta--Delta Dunes Lodge
2020-02-23 07:48Umbabat NR--Ingwelala1
2020-02-16 05:31Kruger NP--S441
2020-02-19 07:22Addo Elephant NP--Main Rest Camp1
2020-02-20 07:40EN1--Zangue River5
2020-02-22 06:14Nelspruit--Lowveld National Botanical Garden2
2020-02-24 06:44Nelspruit Nature Reserve2
2020-02-11 05:43Kruger NP--Albasini to Mestel Dam Rd/S31
2020-02-24 05:15Kruger NP--Pretoriuskop Rest Camp20
2020-02-25 14:29Mafia Island Lodge10
2020-02-10 15:49Kruger NP--Fayi Loop/S142
2020-02-14 07:20Chole Island4
2020-02-12 05:35Kruger NP--Phabeni to Skukuza4
2020-02-22 10:13Sabi Sands Game Reserve--Tydon Safari Camp1
2020-02-16 06:00Kruger NP--S35
2020-02-19 17:30Wakkerstroom bridge/causeway3
2020-01-29 16:30Lake Panic Bird Hide1
2020-02-20 14:15Wakkerstroom - Yellow-breasted Pipit Fields (KZN)2
2020-02-12 16:31Kruger NP--Skukuza-Nkuhlu Road/H4-11
2020-01-30 15:35Kruger NP--H12 @ Sabie River3
2020-01-30 06:35Kruger NP--Salitje Rd/S303
2020-02-01 10:28Karkloof Conservancy2
2020-02-05 08:45Cedara Agricultural College Conservancy3
2020-01-30 17:10Tunduru Botanical Gardens2
2020-02-09 04:24Macaneta--Tidal wetland, dune forests and coast3
2020-02-08 09:50Ndumo GR3
2020-02-26 06:28KoSikhwela4
2020-02-18 06:30Maputo Elephant Game Reserve
2020-01-31 12:00Westville - Jubilee Park2
2020-02-15 06:44San Sebastien Peninsula9
2020-02-05 06:00Phinda GR
2020-02-15 06:58Kuleni Conservancy2
2020-02-24 05:44St Lucia - iGwalagwala Trail