Vieillot's Black Weaver
Ploceus nigerrimus
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Vieillot's black weaver is in western Tanzania at forest and lake edge and cultivation. The adult male is all black with a yellow eye; the female and immature are olive with yellow below and pale eyes; the juvenile with darker eyes, see slideshow. The left upper photo was taken in Rwinkavu (Rwanda, 9-11), courtesy of Jason Anderson; the right upper, in Minziro FR (7-16), courtesy of Per Holmen. The other photos were taken in Mahale NP (8-06). Click the photo above to see 7 enlargements.
Weaver Wednesday

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-19 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
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Jason Anderson, Paul Oliver, Florence & Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 6-06-19