Crested Malimbe

Malimbus malimbicus - Malimbe huppé

Malimbe huppé
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Plocéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Malimbus

  • Species
    :

    malimbicus

Descriptor

Daudin, 1802

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 17 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 30 à 40 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Crested Malimbe (Malimbus malimbicus) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Malimbus malimbicus malimbicus (Cameroon to Uganda, DRCongo and nw Angola)
  • Malimbus malimbicus nigrifrons (Sierra Leone to Nigeria)

Foreign names

  • Malimbe huppé,
  • Malimbo crestado,
  • malimbo-de-crista,
  • Haubenweber,
  • kontyos püspökmadár,
  • Kuifprachtwever,
  • Malimbe crestato,
  • tofsmalimbe,
  • Toppvever,
  • pletiarka chochlatá,
  • snovatec chocholatý,
  • Toppet Pragtvæver,
  • punatöyhtökutoja,
  • malimbe crestat,
  • wikłacz czubaty,
  • Хохлатый малимбус,
  • カンムリモリハタオリ,
  • 冠精织雀,
  • 冠馬利布鳥,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Swamp ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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