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Yellow-browed White-eye - BirdForum Opus

Alternative names: White-browed White-eye; Cream-browed Ibon

Photo by James Eaton
Flores, Indonesia, August 2011
Heleia superciliaris

Lophozosterops superciliaris


13 cm

  • Olive-green crown and upperparts
  • Brownish-grey forehead and fore-crown


Found in the western Lesser Sundas, Indonesia.


This is a polytypic species[1] consisting of 2 subspecies.


  • H. s. hartertiana
  • Sumbawa (western Lesser Sundas)
  • H. s superciliaris
  • Flores (western Lesser Sundas)


Montane semi-evergreen rainforest.


They are usually seen in small groups, though occasionally in larger parties and mixed flocks.


  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, S. M. Billerman, T. A. Fredericks, J. A. Gerbracht, D. Lepage, B. L. Sullivan, and C. L. Wood. 2021. The eBird/Clements checklist of Birds of the World: v2021. Downloaded from https://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved April 2015)

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