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Category:Cleptornis - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Cleptornis


This genus contains only one species, the Golden White-eye from the Pacific.


Cleptornis is a genus in the Family Zosteropidae.
It was formerly placed in the Honeyeaters but recent DNA analysis showed that it's better placed in the current family. Was also formerly placed in the genus Ptilotis.

Genus Cleptornis viewedit
C. marchei Golden White-eye


  1. Del Hoyo, J, A Elliott, and D Christie, eds. 2008. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 13: Penduline-tits to Shrikes. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions. ISBN 978-8496553453

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