Female on acacia tree.

Female on acacia tree.
Species: Tanzanian Masked Weaver   Ploceus reichardi
Author: Anthony Villaume
Friday, April 5, 2013
Added to IBC: 22 Mar 2014 - 23:01
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Altitude (m): 
1755 meters


Submitted by jean.francois on
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Ploceus cucullatus probable.


Submitted by East Afrcan birder on
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This is a female Chestnut Weaver Ploceus rubiginosus which, contrary to many illustrations, is not at all chestnut or brown.


Anthony Villaume, IBC1051970. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1051970.

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Anthony Villaume, IBC1051970. Photo of Tanzanian Masked Weaver Ploceus reichardi at Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1051970.

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