Orange Weaver

Ploceus aurantius - Tisserin orangé

Tisserin orangé
♂ adult plum. breeding
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Plocéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ploceus

  • Species
    :

    aurantius

Descriptor

Vieillot, 1805

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 14 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 21 à 29 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Tisserin orangé
♂ adult plum. breeding
Tisserin orangé
♀ adult plum. breeding

Orange Weaver (Ploceus aurantius) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Ploceus aurantius aurantius (Sierra Leone to Angola)
  • Ploceus aurantius rex (Uganda, w Kenya and nw Tanzania)

Foreign names

  • Tisserin orangé,
  • Tejedor anaranjado,
  • tecelão-laranja,
  • Königsweber,
  • narancs-szövőmadár,
  • Koningswever,
  • Tessitore arancio,
  • orange vävare,
  • Oransjevever,
  • pletiarka oranžová,
  • snovač lemovaný,
  • Orangegul Væver,
  • kaislakutoja,
  • teixidor carbassa,
  • wikłacz złoty,
  • Королевский ткач,
  • オレンジハタオリ,
  • 橙色织雀,
  • 橙色織布鳥,

Voice song and cries

Tisserin orangé
♂ adult plum. breeding

Habitat

Tisserin orangé
♂ adult plum. breeding

Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Moist ; Marine Coastal/Supratidal : Coastal Brackish/Saline Lagoons/Marine Lakes, Coastal Freshwater Lakes

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

QRcode Tisserin orangé
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