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Abyssinian White-eye

Zosterops abyssinicus Guérin-Méneville, 1843

The Abyssinian white-eye or white-breasted white-eye is a small passerine bird belonging to the genus Zosterops in the white-eye family Zosteropidae. It is native to north-east Africa and southern Arabia. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Zosteropidae
Genus:
   Zosterops
Scientific:
  Zosterops abyssinicus


Original description

Citation:
  Guérin-Méneville, 1843

Reference:
  Rev.Zool. p.162 sP

Protonym:
  Zosterops abyssinicus

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2271254


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  8C2C2D5BE2DD1595

Avibase ID:
  avibase-8C2C2D5B

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/8C2C2D5B


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 563817

Geographic range:

  • Zosterops abyssinicus abyssinicus: northeastern Sudan, Eritrea, and northern and central Ethiopia
  • Zosterops abyssinicus arabs: southern Arabian Peninsula (southwestern Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and southwestern Oman)
  • Zosterops abyssinicus omoensis: SW Ethiopia
English:
Abyssinian White-eye
Catalan:
zostèrops d'Etiòpia
Czech:
kruhoočko etiopské
Danish:
Etiopisk Brillefugl
German:
Somalibrillenvogel
Spanish:
Anteojitos Abisinio
Spanish (Spain):
Anteojitos abisinio
Finnish:
oliivirilli
French:
Zostérops d'Abyssinie
Croatian:
svijetla bjelooka
Hungarian:
szomáli pápaszemesmadár
Italian:
Occhialino pettobianco
Japanese:
シロハラメジロ
Lithuanian:
abisininis baltavokis
Dutch:
Somalische Brilvogel
Norwegian:
sitronbrillefugl
Polish:
szlarnik sawannowy
Portuguese:
Olho-branco-da-abissínia
Russian:
Эфиопская белоглазка
Slovak:
okánik žltoboký
Serbian:
Abisinijska belooka
Swedish:
abessinsk glasögonfågel
Ukrainian:
окулярник абісинський
Chinese:
白胸绣眼鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
白胸繡眼


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Abyssinian White-eye (Abyssinian) ( Zosterops abyssinicus [abyssinicus Group]) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Abyssinian White-eye ( Zosterops abyssinicus) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

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

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Somaliese glasogie
Belarusian: Абісінскі акулярнік
Bulgarian: Абисинска белоочка
Catalan: zostèrops d'Etiòpia
Czech: Kruhoočko běloprsé, kruhoočko etiopské, kruhoočko etiopské [skupina abyssinicus]
Welsh: Llygadwyn bronwyn Affrica
Danish: Etiopisk Brillefugl
German: Somalibrillenvogel, Somalibrillenvogel [abyssinicus-Gruppe]
Greek: Αβησσυvιακός ασπρoμάτης
English: Abyssinian White-eye, Abyssinian White-eye (Abyssinian)
English, HBW: Abyssinian White-eye, Abyssinian/Kenya White-eye
English (IOC): Abyssinian White-eye, Abyssinian White-eye (Abyssinian)
English (Kenya): Abyssinian White-eye
English (United States): Abyssinian White-eye, Abyssinian White-eye (Abyssinian)
Esperanto: Abisena blankokululo
Spanish: Anteojitos abisinio, Anteojitos Abisinio (grupo abyssinicus)
Spanish (Spain): Anteojitos abisinio, Anteojitos abisinio (grupo abyssinicus)
Finnish: oliivirilli
French: Zostérops à flancs jaunes, Zostérops à flancs jaunes (abyssinicus), Zostérops à flancs jaunes [abyssinicus, arabs, omoensis], Zostérops d'Abyssinie
Frisian: Somalyske brilfûgel
Irish: Bánsúileach broinnbhán
Galician: Ollobranco da Abisinia
Hebrew: לבן-עין ערבי
Croatian: svijetla bjelooka
Hungarian: szomáli pápaszemesmadár
Icelandic: Þyrnieygla, Þyrnieygla [abyssinicus hópur]
Italian: Occhialino pettobianco
Japanese: シロハラメジロ, シロハラメジロ (abyssinicus グループ)
Scientific: Zosterops abyssinicus, Zosterops abyssinicus [abyssinicus Group], Zosterops abyssinicus abyssinicus
Lithuanian: abisininis baltavokis
Latvian: Abesīnijas baltactiņa
Dutch: Somalische Brilvogel
Norwegian: Sitronbrillefugl, sitronbrillefugl (abyssinicus gr.)
Polish: szlarnik sawannowy, szlarnik sawannowy [gr. abyssinicus]
Portuguese: Olho-branco-da-abissínia
Portuguese (Portugal): olho-branco-abissínio
Rhaeto-Romance: Utschè d’egliers da l’Abessinia
Romanian: Privighetoare-cu-ochi-alb cu piept alb
Russian: Абиссинская белоглазка, Сомалийская белоглазка, Эфиопская белоглазка, Эфиопская белоглазка [группа abyssinicus]
Slovak: okánik žltoboký, okánik žltoboký (skup.)
Slovenian: Abesinski očalar
Serbian: Abisinijska belooka
Swedish: abessinsk glasögonfågel, abessinsk glasögonfågel [gruppen abyssinicus]
Turkish: Habeş Gözlükçüsü, Habeş gözlükçüsü [abyssinicus grubu], Habeşistan akgözü
Ukrainian: окулярник абісинський
Chinese: 白胸绣眼鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 白胸繡眼

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