Montane widowbird

photo by Davidk79

Scientific classification

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Ploceidae

Subfamily

Euplectes

Species

psammocromius

Appearance

* Medium sized bird with generally black plumage
* Very long black tail and yellow-white shoulder patches
* Size: about 50 cm (incl. tail)

Habitat

High-altitude grasslands

Countries

Africa

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