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Cameroon Speirops

Zosterops melanocephalus (Gray, GR, 1862)

The Mount Cameroon Speirops or Cameroon Speirops (Zosterops melanocephalus) is a species of bird in the disputed family Zosteropidae, which might be included in the Timaliidae. It is endemic to Cameroon. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Zosteropidae
Genus:
  Zosterops

Scientific:
  Zosterops melanocephalus

Citation:
  (Gray, GR, 1862)

Reference:
  Ann.Mag.Nat.Hist.(3) 10 p.444

Protonym:
  Zosterops (Speirops) melanocephala

Avibase ID:
  2F6AB5CFE10E32C6

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/2F6AB5CF

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916881


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Zosterops melanocephalus: Montane forests of Mt. Cameroon
English:
Cameroon Speirops
Czech:
kruhoočko kamerunské
German:
Kamerunbrillenvogel
Danish:
Camerounbrillefugl
Spanish:
Anteojitos del Camerún
Finnish:
kamerunvuorenrilli
French:
Zostérops du Cameroun
Italian:
Speirope del Camerun
Japanese:
mejiromodoki
Japanese:
メジロモドキ
Dutch:
Kameroenbrilvogel
Norwegian:
Hvitpannespeirops
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Kvitpannespeirops
Polish:
zatokowiec czarnolbisty
Russian:
Черноглазая белоглазка
Slovak:
okánik čiernohlavý
Swedish:
kamerunspeirops
Ukrainian:
Затоківка білолоба
Chinese:
喀麦隆绣眼鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Zostérops du Cameroun ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Zostérops du Cameroun ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Speirops lugubris melanocephala [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Mt. Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Mt. Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Mt. Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Mt. Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Mt. Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Mt. Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Mt. Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Mt. Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Mt. Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Mt. Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Mt. Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Mount Cameroon Speirops ( Zosterops melanocephalus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Speirops lugubris melanocephala [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Speirops lugubris melanocephala [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Cameroon Speirops ( Speirops melanocephalus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Speirops melanocephalus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Speirops melanocephalus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Zosterops [lugubris or melanocephalus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms


Catalan: zostèrops del mont Camerun
Czech: kruhoočko kamerunské
Danish: Camerounbrillefugl
German: Kamerun Trauerbrillenvogel, Kamerunbrillenvogel
English: Black-capped Speirops, Cameroon Black-capped Speirops, Cameroon Black-capped White-eye, Cameroon Speirops, Cameroon White-eye, Cameroun black-capped speirops, Mount Cameroon Speirops, Mt. Cameroon Speirops
English (IOC): Mount Cameroon Speirops
Spanish: Anteojitos del Camerún
Spanish (Spain): Anteojitos del Camerún
Spanish (HBW): Cameroon Speirops
Finnish: kamerunvuorenrilli
French: Speirops du Cameroun, Zostérops du Cameroun
Hungarian: kameruni ősposzáta
Italian: Occhialino capinero golabianca, Speirope del Camerun
Japanese: mejiromodoki
Japanese: メジロモドキ
Scientific: Speirops lugubris melanocephala, Speirops lugubris melanocephalus, Speirops melanocephala, Speirops melanocephalus, Zosterops (Speirops) melanocephala, Zosterops melanocephalus
Lithuanian: Kamerūninis speiropsas
Dutch: Kameroenbrilvogel, Kameroen-brilvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Kvitpannespeirops
Norwegian: Hvitpannespeirops
Polish: szlarnik czarnołbisty, zatokowiec czarnolbisty, zatokowiec czarnołbisty
Russian: Белоглазка-монашка, Черноглазая белоглазка
Slovak: okánik čiernohlavý
Swedish: Kamerunspeirops
Ukrainian: Затоківка білолоба
Chinese: 喀麦隆绣眼鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 喀麥隆繡眼

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