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Grosbeak Weaver

Amblyospiza albifrons


A dark colored heavy & strong-billed weaver. Weaves one of the finest weaver bird nests.


Marshes with tall grasses


The nest in the photo is incomplete and once finished will be covered to only leave a small hollow/entrance on the side at the near top.

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MartinOdino 9 years ago

Thank you Sachin

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago

Very nice spotting,

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Nairobi, Rift Valley, Kenya

Spotted on Dec 9, 2011
Submitted on Dec 29, 2011

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