Black-capped speirops

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Black-capped speirops
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Zosteropidae
Genus: Zosterops
Species: Z. lugubris
Binomial name
Zosterops lugubris
(Hartlaub, 1848)

Speirops lugubris

The black-capped speirops (Zosterops lugubris) is a species of bird in the family Zosteropidae. Some taxonomists include it in the genus Zosterops, while others place it in the genus Speirops. It is endemic to São Tomé and Príncipe, they are founded in an area of .860 km²


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Speirops lugubris". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 10 October 2015.