Yellow-legged weaver

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Yellow-legged weaver
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Ploceidae
Genus: Ploceus
P. flavipes
Binomial name
Ploceus flavipes
(Chapin, 1916)

Malimbus flavipes Chapin, 1916

The yellow-legged weaver (Ploceus flavipes) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family. It is endemic to Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.


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

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