This is the only endemic bird to have adapted itself
to man-made conditions. Gregarious and moves in bands
of 6 to 20 throughout the year.
Male and female plumage identical.
White rump consipcuous, body grey.
Illustrated on a 2 cent stamp.
It is interesting to know that Zosterops borbonicus
on Reunion is serving as pollinator for an orchid
species, the Angraecum striatum