Northern masked weaver

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Northern masked weaver
Northern masked weaver (Ploceus taeniopterus) male.jpg
male, transition plumage
Lake Baringo, Kenya
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Ploceidae
Genus: Ploceus
Species: P. taeniopterus
Binomial name
Ploceus taeniopterus
Reichenbach, 1863

The northern masked weaver (Ploceus taeniopterus) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family. It is found in Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, and Sudan. All recent sightings in East Africa have been on the shores of Lake Baringo. All images below were taken at lake Baringo