Genus Apalopteron


Bonin white-eye - A distinctive feature of the bird is the white rim around the eyes, which is then surrounded by black masking. Presently its habitat is restricted to Haha-jima Island. Until several years ago it could also be found on Chichi-jima Island. Because of the bird's small range of habitat, its status is listed as "Vulnerable".

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Zosteropidae
Genus : Apalopteron