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Red-Headed Weaver

Anaplectes melanotis

Description:

A grey back weaver with yellow-edged wing feathers and a long, slender orange-red bill with a white belly. Head and breast of male is scarlet

Notes:

A large group of birds nesting at the Platjan Border Post between Botswana and South Africa

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3 Comments

ceherzog
ceherzog 10 years ago

Very nice!

VanessaVermaak
VanessaVermaak 10 years ago

I was so excited to find this colony. Its an absolute pleasure

Jinki Afrika
Jinki Afrika 10 years ago

I love weavers! Thanks for sharing this series :)

VanessaVermaak
Spotted by
VanessaVermaak

Central District, Botswana

Spotted on Feb 12, 2012
Submitted on Mar 6, 2012

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