Slender-billed Weaver
Ploceus pelzelni
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The slender-billed weaver is a small weaver (11 cm.) with a long thin bill. It's range includes northwestern Tanzania. The upper pair was on Lukuba Island (1-14). The left 2nd row male and the females were photographed on Lukuba (9-10), courtesy of Valéry Schollaert. The other male was seen in Gahini (Rwanda, 7-10), courtesy of Jason Anderson. Click the photo above to see 10 enlargements including a nest, a juvenile, and an immature.
Weaver Wednesday

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-22 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Karine Van der Vurst, Jason Anderson, Valéry Schollaert, Paul Oliver
Per Holmen, Linda Bushman, Amos Pampy Hardecker

Last Update this page: 8-11-22