Kilombero Weaver
Ploceus burnieri
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The Kilombero weaver is a central Tanzanian endemic found in marshes and seasonally flooded grassland in the vicinity of Ifakara. Note that the dark V-neck is edged in brown, a distinguishing feature. These photos were taken in the Kilombero swamp near Ifakara; upper and left lower, courtesy of Paul Oliver; right lower, courtesy of Per Holmen. Click photo above to see more.
Weaver Wednesday

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Paul Oliver, Frank Willems, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 1-11-18