Lesser Masked Weaver
Ploceus intermedius
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This is the only white-eyed masked weaver with blue-grey legs. Note: the mask extends onto the forecrown. The left 3rd row photo was taken in the Serengeti (11-09), courtesy of Mary Caisley; the 7th row (Tarangire, 1-17), courtesy Paul Oliver. The other photos were taken in Tarangire, Morogoro, Lake Manyara, Naabi gate and Soitorgoss. Click the photo above to see 20 enlargements including juveniles, immatures, nests and nest building.
Weaver Wednesday

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-17 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Mary Caisley, Cyrille Giardin, Roger Zimmerman, Doug McLennan
Paul Oliver, Karine Van der Vurst, Michael Oates, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 7-16-17