Chestnut weaver

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Chestnut weaver
Chestnut weaver (Ploceus rubiginosus) male.jpg
male
Chestnut weaver (Ploceus rubiginosus) female.jpg
female
both at Lake Baringo, Kenya
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Ploceidae
Genus: Ploceus
Species:
P. rubiginosus
Binomial name
Ploceus rubiginosus
Rüppell, 1840

The chestnut weaver (Ploceus rubiginosus) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Namibia, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.

References[edit]

  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Ploceus rubiginosus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.

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