Black-breasted Weaver

Ploceus benghalensis - Tisserin du Bengale

Tisserin du Bengale
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Plocéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ploceus

  • Species
    :

    benghalensis

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 15 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 18 à 22 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Black-breasted Weaver (Ploceus benghalensis) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Tisserin du Bengale,
  • Tejedor bengalí,
  • Tecelão-de-peito-preto,
  • Bengalenweber,
  • bengáli szövőmadár,
  • Bengaalse Wever,
  • Tessitore del Bengala,
  • Bengalvävare,
  • Bengalvever,
  • pletiarka žltohlavá,
  • snovač bengálský,
  • Bengalvæver,
  • bengalinkutoja,
  • teixidor de Bengala,
  • wikłacz bengalski,
  • Бенгальский ткач,
  • ノドグロコウヨウジャク,
  • 黑喉织雀,
  • 黑喉織布鳥,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands ; Artificial/Aquatic and Marine : Irrigated Land (includes irrigation channels)

Geographic range

Illustration

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Other sources of interest

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