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(Zosterops palpebrosus) Size: 11cm - U/rI/RB - Wooded areas
Note itís all yellow under-parts. Some sub-species (such as west Javan) have a grey belly with a yellow center stripe. The only lowland white-eye with its range in Indonesia, apart from the Yellow-Spectacled White-Eye and the Lemon-Bellied White-Eye, Z. chloris, confined to small offshore islands.
A frequent, high-pitched chatter.
Found in open woodlands, mangroves and cultivations. It also occurs in inland forest to 1400m (sometimes higher). Itís always seen in flocks, sometimes mixing with other small birds, moving restlessly through the trees, feeding on flowers, insects and small fruits.
An uncommon resident breeder throughout Singapore.
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Wonderful bird and capture.Great POV and composition,beautiful colours and sharp details.Congrats!
Hello Ang Hwee Yong,
Great capture of this beautiful Oriental White-Eye.
Excellent sharpness and good composition.
Thanks for sharing.
- jyoti (260)
- [2012-05-22 5:50]
Great capture. Perfect pose and composition.
Wonderful colour and sharp details.
Best regards -Bhaskar j.