Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Weavers and Allies :: Holub's Golden-Weaver

Holub's Golden-Weaver Ploceus xanthops

Described by: Hartlaub (1862)
Alternate common name(s): Holub's Golden-weaver, Large Golden-weaver, Larger Golden-weaver, Monteiro's Golden-weaver
Old scientific name(s): Xanthophilus xanthops


Kenya - Jun, 2005 © Mike Bayman  Kenya - Jun, 2005 © Mike Bayman  Nairobi, Kenya - Sep 3, 2007 © Larry Sirvio 
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Gabon, sw. Congo, Cabinda, mouth of Congo River region, n. and s. Angola, sc., ce., and ne. Zaire, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, w. and s. Kenya, c. and w. Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, ex. ne. Namibia, n. and e. Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, and e. South Africa.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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