SPECIES

Heuglin's White-eye Zosterops poliogastrus Scientific name definitions

Natalia C. García, Bas van Balen, Josep del Hoyo, Nigel Collar, and Guy M. Kirwan
Version: 2.0 — Published May 20, 2022

Breeding

Phenology

It is reproductively active in January and April to December (with no obvious peak) in Ethiopia, but nothing further published (19). Males of subspecies kulalensis had enlarged testes in early October (3), and females with brood patches have been mist-netted in late November to mid December. No further information available.

Nest Site

No information available.

Nest

No information available.

Eggs

No information available.

Incubation

No information available.

Hatching

No information available.

Young Birds

No information available.

Parental Care

No information available.

Cooperative Breeding

No information available.

Brood Parasitism by Other Species

No information available.

Fledgling Stage

No information available.

Immature Stage

No information available.

Recommended Citation

García, N. C., B. van Balen, J. del Hoyo, N. Collar, and G. M. Kirwan (2022). Heuglin's White-eye (Zosterops poliogastrus), version 2.0. In Birds of the World (S. M. Billerman and B. K. Keeney, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.heuwhe2.02