Zosterops simplex Swinhoe. P. Z. S. 1863, p. 203. Type-locality : China.
The typical form differs from the Burmese bird in being rather darker above and in having a rather larger bill.
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.3 1926.
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Zosterops japonicus simplex