Talk:Pin-tailed whydah

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Male eclipse or female?[edit]

Because of the red beak I suspect that the "female" in fact is a male in eclipse plumage, shortly before or after moult. Reason:

I am not absolutely shure - is there anyone who knows for shure wich is the correct sex of the birds? Kersti Nebelsiek (talk) 22:55, 28 December 2013 (UTC)