Rufescent darkeye

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The rufescent darkeye (Tephrozosterops stalkeri), also known as the bicoloured white-eye,[1] is a species of bird in the family Zosteropidae. It is monotypic within the genus Tephrozosterops.[2] It is endemic to the island of Seram in Indonesia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest.[1]

Rufescent darkeye
Naturalis Biodiversity Center - RMNH.AVES.133498 1 - Tephrozosterops stalkeri (Ogilvie-Grant, 1910) - Zosteropidae - bird skin specimen.jpeg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Zosteropidae
Genus: Tephrozosterops
Stresemann, 1931
T. stalkeri
Binomial name
Tephrozosterops stalkeri


  1. ^ a b c BirdLife International (2012). "Tephrozosterops stalkeri". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ "ITIS Report: Tephrozosterops". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 5 August 2014.