This taxon is Not Recognised as a species by BirdLife International.
Zosterops poliogaster (Sibley and Monroe 1990, 1993) was split into Z. poliogastrus, Z. kulalensis, Z. winifredae and Z. silvanus by Collar et al. (1994) but the minor plumage differences are not considered sufficient to warrant this treatment, which is no longer adopted by the BirdLife Taxonomic Working Group.
BirdLife International (2016) Species factsheet: Zosterops kulalensis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/10/2016. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2016) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/10/2016.
This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.
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|Current IUCN Red List category||Not Recognised|
|Species name author||Williams, 1947|