Red-headed Weaver

Anaplectes rubriceps - Tisserin écarlate

Tisserin écarlate
♂ adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Plocéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Anaplectes

  • Species
    :

    rubriceps

Descriptor

Sundevall, 1850

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 15 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 17 à 26 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Red-headed Weaver (Anaplectes rubriceps) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Anaplectes rubriceps leuconotos (s Mali to nc Nigeria and east to s Sudan and w Ethiopia, south to Tanzania, n Zambia and n Malawi)
  • Anaplectes rubriceps jubaensis (s Somalia and ne Kenya)
  • Anaplectes rubriceps rubriceps (Angola to s Tanzania and south to Botswana and ne South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Tisserin écarlate,
  • Tejedor cabecirrojo,
  • Tecelão-de-cabeça-vermelha,
  • Scharlachweber,
  • skarlát szövőmadár,
  • Scharlaken Wever,
  • Tessitore testarossa,
  • Scharlakansvävare,
  • Rødhodevever,
  • pletiarka červenohlavá,
  • snovač červenohlavý,
  • Skarlagenvæver,
  • punakaapukutoja,
  • Rooikopwewer,
  • teixidor cap-roig,
  • wikłacz czerwonogłowy,
  • Краснокрылый малимбус,
  • アカガシラモリハタオリ,
  • 红头编织雀,
  • 紅頭織布鳥,

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Savanna : Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens

Geographic range

Illustration

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