Red Eyed Bulbul
Internal frame size: 15cm x 15cm
Stitch count: 66 x 61 cross stitches
These birds have a distinctive red eye-ring but are similar to the Black-eyed (Common) Bulbul. They however frequent different habitats, with these birds found in the drier parts of South Africa. They have a cheerful chattering voice and are conspicuous birds which are seldom on the ground. They forage in trees, often hanging sideways or upside down. Their food is fruit, nectar and insects.