Dark-backed Weaver - Ploceus bicolor

Tisserin bicolore

Dark-backed Weaveradult breeding, identification
These birds feed on insects small fruits in the canopy often in mixed-species feeding flocks.
  • identification
  • adult
  • breeding
  • Tejedor bicolor
  • tecelão-de-dorso-escuro
  • Waldweber
  • Ploceus bicolor
  • Passeriformes

The species

Classification

Order  : Passériformes
Family : Ploceidae
Species : Dark-backed Weaver

Geographic range by countries


specie's pictures

by the author
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The picture

O.Net ref. : stga50125
Author :
RAINBIRDER
Plumage : adult, breeding

Shooting

date : 2007 Aug
Country : Kenya (ke)
Region : Coast Province
Place : Arabuko Sokoke Forest Arabuko Sokoke Forest
Lat. : 3° 19' 18'' South
Lng. : 39° 52' 41'' East

Exif Data [+] [-]



Model : Canon 1D mkII

Exposure : 1/500s s

aperture : f5.6


Focal length : 700 mm


Iso : 200


Flash : no