An African genus. The Sparrow-Weavers are medium-sized weavers that resemble large sparrows, and have distinctively striped heads. They have loud, complex songs.
Plocepasser is a genus in the family Ploceidae.
|P. mahali||White-browed Sparrow-Weaver|
|P. superciliosus||Chestnut-crowned Sparrow-Weaver|
|P. rufoscapulatus||Chestnut-backed Sparrow-Weaver|
|P. donaldsoni||Donaldson-Smith's Sparrow-Weaver|
- Hockey PAR, Dean WRJ & Ryan PG (eds) 2005. Robert's Birds of Southern Africa, 7th edition. John Voelcker Bird Book Fund, Cape Town, South Africa. ISBN 0620340533