Yellow-mantled Weaver

Ploceus tricolor - Tisserin tricolore

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Plocéidés

  • Genus
    :

    Ploceus

  • Species
    :

    tricolor

Descriptor

Hartlaub, 1854

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 17 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 32 à 44 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Tisserin tricolore
♂ adult plum. breeding
Tisserin tricolore
♂ adult plum. breeding

Yellow-mantled Weaver (Ploceus tricolor) is a species of bird in the Ploceidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Ploceus tricolor tricolor (Sierra Leone and Guinea to Cameroon and sw Central African Republic south to extreme w DRCongo)
  • Ploceus tricolor interscapularis (s Uganda through DRCongo, nw Angola)

Foreign names

  • Tisserin tricolore,
  • Tejedor tricolor,
  • tecelão-de-manto-amarelo,
  • Dreifarbweber,
  • aranyörvös szövőmadár,
  • Driekleurwever,
  • Tessitore mantogiallo,
  • trefärgad vävare,
  • Torquevever,
  • pletiarka trojfarebná,
  • snovač tříbarvý,
  • Trefarvet Væver,
  • tikkakutoja,
  • teixidor d'esquena groga,
  • wikłacz trójbarwny,
  • Трёхцветный ткач,
  • サンショクハタオリ,
  • 黄肩织雀,
  • 黃肩織布鳥,

Voice song and cries

Tisserin tricolore
♂ adult plum. breeding

Habitat

Tisserin tricolore
adult plum. breeding

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls), Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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