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Slender-billed white-eye

Slender-billed white-eye
Painting by John Gould (1848)
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Zosteropidae
Genus: Zosterops
Species: Z. tenuirostris
Binomial name
Zosterops tenuirostris
Gould, 1837

The slender-billed white-eye (Zosterops tenuirostris) is a species of bird in the Zosteropidae family. It is endemic to Norfolk Island.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.


External links

  • BirdLife Species Factsheet.
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