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Mauritius Grey White-eye

Zosterops mauritianus (Gmelin, JF 1789)

The Mauritius grey white-eye is a species of bird in the family Zosteropidae. It is endemic to Mauritius. It inhabits woodlands, forests, and gardens. The Réunion grey white-eye is very closely related. They were formerly considered conspecific and together called Mascarene white-eye. Source: Wikipedia




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


Original description

Citation:
  (Gmelin, JF 1789)

Reference:
   Systema Naturae ed. 13, vol. 1, part 2

Protonym:
  Motacilla mauritiana

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2656476


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  25BD316A82919E87

Avibase ID:
  avibase-25BD316A

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/25BD316A


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 915852

Geographic range:

  • Zosterops mauritianus: Mauritius (w Mascarene Islands)
English:
Mauritius Grey White-eye
Danish:
Grå Mauritiusbrillefugl
German:
Mauritius-Graubrillenvogel
Spanish:
Anteojitos gris de Mauricio
Spanish (Spain):
Anteojitos gris de Mauricio
Finnish:
mauritiuksenharmaarilli
French:
Zostérops gris
Croatian:
mauricijska bjelooka
Japanese (romaji):
mo-rishasuhaiiromejiro
Japanese:
モーリシャスハイイロメジロ
Dutch:
Grijze Mauritiusbrilvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Bleikgumpbrillefugl
Norwegian:
Blekgumpbrillefugl
Polish:
szlarnik popielaty
Portuguese:
olho-branco-cinza-da-maurícia
Russian:
Белопоясная белоглазка
Slovak:
okánik maurícijský
Serbian:
Siva belooka sa Mauricijusa
Swedish:
gråvit glasögonfågel
Ukrainian:
окулярник попелястий
Chinese:
毛里求斯灰绣眼鸟
Chinese (Traditional):
模里西斯灰繡眼


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6b (Jul 2022):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2021:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2022:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Mascarene White-eye (Mauritius) ( Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Mascarene White-eye (Mauritius) ( Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Mascarene White-eye (Mauritius) ( Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
eBird version 2022:
Mauritius Gray White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Zosterops borbonica mauritiana [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Zosterops borbonica mauritiana [version 1]
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Zosterops borbonica mauritiana [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Mauritius Grey White-eye ( Zosterops mauritianus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Zosterops mauritianus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

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

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Other synonyms

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Danish: Grå Mauritiusbrillefugl
German: Mauritius-Graubrillenvogel
English: Mascarene White-eye (Mauritius), Mauritius Gray White-eye, Mauritius Grey White-eye
English, HBW: Mauritius Grey White-eye
English (IOC): Mauritius Grey White-eye
English (United States): Mauritius Gray White-eye
Spanish: Anteojitos gris de Mauricio
Spanish (Spain): Anteojitos gris de Mauricio
Spanish (HBW): Mauritius Gray White-eye
Finnish: mauritiuksenharmaarilli
French: Zostérops de Maurice, Zostérops des Mascareignes (Maurice), Zostérops gris
Croatian: mauricijska bjelooka
Japanese (romaji): mo-rishasuhaiiromejiro
Japanese: モーリシャスハイイロメジロ
Scientific: Motacilla mauritiana, Zosterops borbonica mauritiana, Zosterops borbonica mauritianus, Zosterops borbonicus mauritianus, Zosterops mauritianus
Dutch: Grijze Mauritiusbrilvogel
Norwegian Nynorsk: Bleikgumpbrillefugl
Norwegian: Blekgumpbrillefugl
Polish: szlarnik popielaty
Portuguese: olho-branco-cinza-da-maurícia
Portuguese (Portugal): olho-branco-cinzento-das-maurícias
Russian: Белопоясная белоглазка
Slovak: okánik maurícijský
Serbian: Siva belooka sa Mauricijusa
Swedish: gråvit glasögonfågel
Turkish: Morityus gri gözlükçüsü
Ukrainian: окулярник попелястий
Chinese: 毛里求斯灰绣眼鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 模里西斯灰繡眼

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