Southern Red Bishop

Euplectes orix - Euplecte ignicolore

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Plocéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Euplectes

  • Species
    :

    orix

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 13 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 17 à 30 g
Longevity

5 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Southern Red Bishop (Euplectes orix) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Euplecte ignicolore,
  • Obispo rojo,
  • Cardeal-tecelão-vermelho,
  • Oryxweber,
  • Orix-szövőmadár,
  • Grenadierwever,
  • Vescovo rosso,
  • Eldvävare,
  • Rødbisp,
  • tkáčik plavokrídly,
  • snovač kaferský,
  • Oryxvæver,
  • punapiispa,
  • Rooivink,
  • bisbe vermell meridional,
  • wikłacz ognisty,
  • Огненный бархатный ткач,
  • オオキンランチョウ,
  • 红巧织雀,
  • 紅寡婦鳥,

Voice song and cries

Euplecte ignicolore
adult

Habitat

Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land

Geographic range

Illustration

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