Saturday, 1 January 2011

Cape White-eye

Zosterops virens

The status of subspecies in our area may be uncertain. The green race virens is abundant, but there are also grey birds being seen. These could either be hybrids of virens x capensis or true grey race capensis birds.

Stan's garden October 2011
(Subspp virens)
(Photo Stan Culley)

Bathing in Ron's garden
(Subspp virens)
(Photo Ron Whitham)

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