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Sri Lankan White-eye hanging on a branch of  tree and searching for more insects to eat. Morning light on this bird highlighting its beautiful yellow color from the greenish background behind.

The Sri Lanka white-eye (Zosterops ceylonensis) is a small passerine bird in the white-eye family. It is a resident breeder in forests, gardens and plantations which is endemic to Sri Lanka, mainly in the highlands.


Location :  Sinharaja Forest Reserve - Sri Lanka
Name: Sri Lankan White-eye
Endemism : Endemic resident breeder in Sri Lanka
Scientific name : Zosterops ceylonensiss
Conservation status: Least concern 

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