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Old Saturday 15th February 2020, 04:40   #1
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Uganda - Weaver

UWEC, Entebbe, Uganda - March 2019

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Male Weaver: the extent of the black on the head has me confused.
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Old Saturday 15th February 2020, 07:24   #2
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Black-headed Weaver, Ploceus melanocephalus, previously called Yellow-backed Weaver - and not P. cucullatus previously called Black-headed, but now called Village Weaver.
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Black-headed Weaver, Ploceus melanocephalus, previously called Yellow-backed Weaver - and not P. cucullatus previously called Black-headed, but now called Village Weaver.
I agree with this.
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Old Saturday 15th February 2020, 11:18   #4
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Ok! Thanks!
I'll have Weavers figured out eventually.
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