Little Weaver

Ploceus luteolus - Tisserin minule

Tisserin minule
♂ adult plum. transition
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Plocéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ploceus

  • Species
    :

    luteolus

Descriptor

Lichtenstein, MHK, 1823

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 12 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 11 à 15 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Tisserin minule
♂ adult plum. breeding
Tisserin minule
♀ adult plum. post breeding

Little Weaver (Ploceus luteolus) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Ploceus luteolus luteolus (Mauritania, Senegal and Gambia to Eritrea, Ethiopia and n Kenya)
  • Ploceus luteolus kavirondensis (Uganda, w Kenya and nw Tanzania)

Foreign names

  • Tisserin minule,
  • Tejedor chico,
  • tecelão-pequeno,
  • Zwergweber,
  • törpeszövőmadár,
  • Dwergmaskerwever,
  • Tessitore minore,
  • dvärgvävare,
  • Dvergvever,
  • pletiarka malá,
  • snovač malý,
  • Dværgvæver,
  • kerttukutoja,
  • teixidor del Sahel,
  • wikłacz mały,
  • Малый масковый ткач,
  • ヒメハタオリ,
  • 小织雀,
  • 小織布鳥,

Voice song and cries

Tisserin minule
♂ subadult

Habitat

Tisserin minule
♂ adult plum. breeding

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Rural Gardens

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

QRcode Tisserin minule
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