Zanzibar red bishop

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Zanzibar red bishop
Bishop, Zanzibar BW.jpg
Captive at Butterfly World, Florida
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Ploceidae
Genus: Euplectes
E. nigroventris
Binomial name
Euplectes nigroventris
Cassin, 1848

The Zanzibar red bishop (Euplectes nigroventris) is a species of bird in the family Ploceidae. It is found in Kenya, Mozambique, and Tanzania.

Egg, Collection Museum Wiesbaden


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

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