Red-vented malimbe

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Red-vented malimbe
Malimbus rubropersonatus Keulemans.jpg
Illustration of M. s. rubropersonatus
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Ploceidae
Genus: Malimbus
Species:
M. scutatus
Binomial name
Malimbus scutatus
(Cassin, 1849)

The red-vented malimbe (Malimbus scutatus) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family. It is found in Benin, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, and Togo. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical swamps.

References[edit]

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

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