Oriental White-eye


Scientific Name: Zosterops palpebrosus
Common Name: Oriental White-eye
Other Name: Chashmewala

Identifying Features: white eye-ring, yellowish body, white belly, small tail

Fun Facts:

  • Oriental White-eye has a conspicuous ring of white feathers around their eyes.
  •  They use to steal nest material from the nests of other birds.


This image was clicked by Sudeshna Dey.

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