JungleDragon is a nature and wildlife community for photographers, travellers and anyone who loves nature. We're genuine, free, ad-free and beautiful.

Join

Pohnpei white-eye (Zosterops ponapensis) Sokeh's Island, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia. Apr 16, 2019 Federated States of Micronesia,Geotagged,Grey-brown white-eye,Spring,Zosterops ponapensis Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

Pohnpei white-eye (Zosterops ponapensis)

Sokeh's Island, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia. Apr 16, 2019

    comments (1)

  1. White-eyes are one of the most diverse groups on the Micronesian islands. Each group has at least one species, and Pohnpei has 3, two of which are endemic! Posted 5 months ago, modified 5 months ago

Sign in or Join in order to comment.

The grey-brown white-eye or Pohnpei white-eye is a species of bird in the Zosteropidae family. It is endemic to Pohnpei.

This species and the Kosrae white-eye were formerly considered conspecific.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Thibaud Aronson
View Thibaud Aronson's profile

By Thibaud Aronson

All rights reserved
Uploaded Jun 21, 2019. Captured Apr 16, 2019 06:43 in Sokehs Mountain Summit Rd, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/8.0
  • 1/166s
  • ISO2000
  • 560mm