Southern brown-throated weaver

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Southern brown-throated weaver
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P. x. xanthopterus, Malawi
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Ploceidae
Genus: Ploceus
Species: P. xanthopterus
Binomial name
Ploceus xanthopterus
(Finsch & Hartlaub, 1870)

The southern brown-throated weaver (Ploceus xanthopterus) is a species of bird in the family Ploceidae. It is found in Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.


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

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