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Bicolored White-eye - BirdForum Opus

Alternative name: Rufescent White-eye; Rufescent Darkeye; Stalker's White-eye; Bicoloured White-eye

Photo by James Eaton
Manusela, Seram Indonesia, January 2011
Tephrozosterops stalkeri


12–13 cm

  • Rusty-brown upperparts


Endemic to Seram, (southern Moluccas) Indonesia.


This is a monotypic species[1].


Montane epiphyte forests; forest edges and scrub.



Their diet consists of seeds, berries and insects, including beetles.


  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, D. Roberson, T. A. Fredericks, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2014. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.9., with updates to August 2014. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved April 2015)

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