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 2nd row photo (Tarangire, 1-17) is courtesy of Paul Oliver; the left 3rd row photo (Mbuyuni Farm, 10-20), courtesy of Kim Axmann; and the right 3rd row photo (Serengeti (11-09), courtesy of Mary Caisley. The other photos were taken in Tarangire, Morogoro, Lake Manyara, Naabi gate, Gelai and Soitorgoss. Click the photo above to see 28 enlargements including juveniles, immatures, nests and nest building.
Weaver Wednesday

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-21 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Mary Caisley, Cyrille Giardin, Roger Zimmerman, Doug McLennan, Kim Axmann
Paul Oliver, Karine Van der Vurst, Michael Oates, Per Holmen

Last Update this page: 7-17-21