Zosterops palpebrosa.

Zosterops palpebrosa.

Key to Subspecies.

A. No yellow streak down centre of abdomen.
a. Culmen 11 mm. or over.
a1. Upper plumage greenish-yellow, the green tint dominant but not dark………..Z. p. palpebrosa, p. 358.
b1. Upper plumage darker greenish ………..Z. p. nicobariensis, p. 362.
b. Culmen 10 mm. or under.
c1. Upper plumage greenish-yellow, the yellow dominant; breast and flanks
grey………..Z. p. elwesi, p. 360.
d1. Upper plumage still brighter ; breast and flanks very pale………..Z. p. egregia, p. 361.
B. A yellow streak down the centre of the abdomen………..Z. p. cacharensis, p. 361.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.3 1926.
Title in Book: 
Zosterops palpebrosa.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1926
Page No: 
358
M_ID: 
25488
M_CN: 
Oriental White-eye
M_SN: 
Zosterops palpebrosus
Volume: 
Vol. 3
id: 
4135

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