Black-headed weaver

photo by Tom Tarrant

Scientific classification

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Ploceidae

Subfamily

Ploceus

Species

melanocephalus

Appearance

* Small bird with green-yellow upperparts and yellow underparts
* Black head and throat
* Size: about 14 cm

Habitat

Open grassland and savanna close to water

Countries

Africa
Europe

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