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Swinhoe's White-eye

Zosterops simplex Swinhoe, R 1861

Swinhoe's white-eye is a bird species in the family Zosteropidae. It is found in east China, north Vietnam, the Thai-Malay Peninsula, Sumatra and Borneo. Source: Wikipedia




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


Original description

Citation:
  Swinhoe, R 1861

Reference:
   Ibis (1) 3 (12) p. 331 (in text)

Protonym:
  Z[osterops] simplex

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8618863


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  CE59C27F80962E4E

Avibase ID:
  avibase-CE59C27F

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/CE59C27F


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 916997

Geographic range:

  • Zosterops simplex simplex: breeds in eastern China (from extreme southern Gansu east to Jiangsu, south to eastern Yunnan, Guangxi, Guangdong and Fujian), Taiwan, and northeastern Vietnam; northern populations migratory, wintering from southeastern China to Thailand and central Indochina
  • Zosterops simplex hainanus: Hainan (s China)
  • Zosterops simplex williamsoni: southern Thailand and east coast of northern and central Thai-Malay Peninsula
  • Zosterops simplex erwini: coastal forests of the western and southeastern Thai-Malay Peninsula, of Sumatra, the Riau Islands, Bangka, and the Natuna Islands; population of coastal western Borneo provisionally assigned here, but possibly a distinct taxon
English:
Swinhoe's White-eye
French:
Zostérops de Swinhoe


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Swinhoe's White-eye ( Zosterops simplex) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Swinhoe's White-eye ( Zosterops simplex) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Swinhoe's White-eye ( Zosterops simplex) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

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

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Other synonyms

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English: Swinhoe's White-eye
French: Zostérops de Swinhoe
Scientific: Zosterops simplex, Zosterops simplex simplex

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