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This is the nest of a black and yellow bird.

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12 Comments

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

There are 20 weaver (and ally) species in Burkina Faso. Several are "black and yellow". I don't know how distinctive nests are per species. It may take an expert's help to ID this from nest alone...

Megan Gilbert
Megan Gilbert 9 years ago

masked weaver maybe we have them by the tons here

Karo67
Karo67 10 years ago

Yes, the bird looks like the Vitelline masked weaver. Yellow with a black head.

KatCuff
KatCuff 10 years ago

How cool is that?!!!

Ietermagog
Ietermagog 10 years ago

I think the sturdy nest of a masked weaver!

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 10 years ago

Wow!

ulvalactuca77
ulvalactuca77 10 years ago

Amazing!

Maria dB
Maria dB 10 years ago

I love weaver birds and this is a particularly beautiful weaver bird nest!

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 10 years ago

Does the bird look like this? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vitelline_M...
And please do put this spotting in the Animal Architecture mission as S Frazier suggests http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8082...

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 10 years ago

awesome!

KarenL
KarenL 10 years ago

Wonderful!
Welcome to Project Noah Karo!

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 10 years ago

Fabulous! Great spotting for this mission: http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8082...

Karo67
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Karo67

Plateau-Central, Burkina Faso

Spotted on Jul 23, 2011
Submitted on Jan 23, 2012

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