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Mount Cameroon Speirops
13 36 097 Speirops melanocephalus
Information
Common Name Cameroon Speirops
Range Cameroon
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Zosteropidae
Genus Zosterops
Species Zosterops melanocephalus
Conservation Status
VUSpecies
Vulnerable

The Mount Cameroon speirops or Cameroon speirops (Zosterops melanocephalus), is a species of white-eye in the Zosteropidae family. Some taxonomists include it in the genus Zosterops, while others place it in the genus Speirops. It is endemic to Cameroon.

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests and subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss caused by containerization.

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