Alternative name: Bertrand's Weaver.
- Ploceus bertrandi
Length 15 cm.
Adult male: Similar to Lesser Masked-Weaver, but is larger, with an orange-chestnut crown and black nape. The eyes are pale.
Adult female: Similar to the male, but with a black crown.
Edge of montane forest, and adjacent scrub.
Forages in lower- and mid-strautum. The diet includes seeds.
The nest is woven from grass and plant materials.
- Clements, JF. 2008. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2008. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019.
- BirdForum Opus contributors. (2021) Bertram's Weaver. In: BirdForum, the forum for wild birds and birding. Retrieved 23 April 2021 from https://www.birdforum.net/wiki/Bertram%27s_Weaver