Red-billed quelea

photo by New Jersey Birds

Scientific classification

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Ploceidae

Subfamily

Quelea

Species

quelea

Appearance

* Small bird with generally brown streaked plumage
* Black face and a prominent red bill
* Size: about 12 cm

Habitat

Savanna and cultivated areas

Countries

Africa

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