Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Zosterops
Family: Zosteropidae (Aves)
Taxon : Bird
Group : Animal

SPECIES
virens
NOTES

A small bird to 13 m which generally moves about in small flocks. Eats insects and soft fruits. Builds a small cup-shaped nest on the outer twigs of projecting branches.


AUTHORITY
Sundevall, 1850
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Has a green back and grey underparts
Colour: Green
Common Name
Cape whiteeye
Kaapse glasogie
White eye
Glass eye
Habitat
NOTES: Flocks are constantly on the move from tree to tree
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Zosterops pallidus



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