Lophozosterops

The bird genus Lophozosterops includes the white-eye family Zosteropidae. They are relatively large white-eye species that range in length from 12 – 14 cm and weigh between 14 – 30 g.

Distribution / Range

They are found on islands in Indonesia and the Philippines.

It contains the following species:

  • Crested White-eye (Lophozosterops dohertyi)
  • Black-masked White-eye (Lophozosterops goodfellowi)
  • Javan Grey-throated White-eye (Lophozosterops javanicus)
  • Grey-hooded White-eye (Lophozosterops pinaiae)
  • Streaky-headed White-eye (Lophozosterops squamiceps)
  • Yellow-browed White-eye (Lophozosterops superciliaris)

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