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Ploceus aureonucha

Identification

12 cm

Distribution

Africa:
Western Africa: found in Democratic Republic of Congo and north-eastern Zaire (Ituri Forest north of Beni)

Taxonomy

This is a monotypic species[1].

Habitat

Lowland evergreen forests and forest edges.

Behaviour

Diet

Their diet consists of fruit and insects.

References

  1. Clements, J. F., T. S. Schulenberg, M. J. Iliff, B.L. Sullivan, C. L. Wood, and D. Roberson. 2013. The eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world: Version 6.8., with updates to August 2013. Downloaded from http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/download/
  2. Avibase
  3. Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (retrieved May 2014)

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