White-eyes (Zosteropidae)

Slender-billed White-eye (Zosterops tenuirostris) - HBW 13, p. 468

French: Zostérops à bec fin German: Dünnschnabel-Brillenvogel Spanish: Anteojitos Picofino
Other common names: Norfolk (Island) White-eye

Taxonomy: Zosterops tenuirostris Gould, 1837, Murrumbidgee River; error = Norfolk Island.
Member of a species group which includes also Z. lateralis, Z. albogularis and Z. inornatus. Closely related to first of those; extinct Z. strenuus (formerly occurring on Lord Howe I) sometimes treated as conspecific with present species. Monotypic.

Distribution: Norfolk I, E of Australia.

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