Bookmarkable URL:http://hdl.handle.net/10217/52439

Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Aves
Order:Passeriformes
Family:Ploceidae
Genus:Ploceus
Genus species:Ploceus intermedius

Animal Characteristics

Head-Body Length:14 cm
Identification:The lesser masked weaver is yellow with an olive green mantle. The face and forecrown are black.
Habitat:Dry thornbush, acacia woodlands, savannas
Reproduction:Breeding colonies build their grass, spherical nests in trees.
Behavior:Masked weavers migrate in the nonbreeding season.
Status:No special status

Other Information

Geographic:Eastern Africa
Southern Africa
Date:1980-09 Subjects:Lesser masked weaver
perching birds
Weaverbirds
Ploceidae
Passeriformes
Birds
Vertebrates
Chordata
Primo Record:https://colostate-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/primo-explore/fulldisplay?vid=01COLSU&docid=01COLSU_DSPACE10217/52439