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The Blackcrested bulbul with the scientific name Pycnonotus melanicterus is a Bulbul species under the family Pycnonotidae.
There are about four Bulbul subspecies existing in various parts of the world. It is found widely in the Indian subcontinent including India, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Indonesia, eastwards in Thailand and Nepal.
The quick classification of Blackcrested Bulbul is as below,
It has a striking yellow eye. The beak and legs are black in color. The sex of the bird cannot be differentiated based on the color of the plumage. This bird is easily tamed and hence suits will with the captive environment. The flight of the bird is bouncy in nature which is like the flight of the wood pecker.