Asian golden weaver

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Asian golden weaver
Asian Golden Weaver (Ploceus hypoxanthus) - female.jpg
Asian Golden Weaver (Ploceus hypoxanthus) - male.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Ploceidae
Genus: Ploceus
Species: P. hypoxanthus
Binomial name
Ploceus hypoxanthus
(Sparrman, 1788)

The Asian golden weaver (Ploceus hypoxanthus) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family. It is found in Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland, swamps, and arable land. It is threatened by habitat loss.


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