DARK-BACKED WEAVER

Also known as Forest Weaver

(Ploceus bicolor)

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Roberts VI / VII 808 / 849
Clements 2000 192.0650
Howard & Moore 2
(CBOS 5)
163-114

 

 
A medium bird (16-19 cm), found in Africa south of the Sahara. It is a locally common resident in the eastern parts of southern Africa, normally inhabiting evergreen forest. It is usually in pairs or small groups and eats insects, nectar and fruit.

 

List of Stamps showing Dark-backed Weaver

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No stamps issued