Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Weavers and Allies :: Southern Masked-Weaver
Southern Masked-Weaver Ploceus velatus
Described by: Vieillot (1819)
Alternate common name(s): Southern Masked-weaver, African Masked-weaver, Africa Masked-weaver, Masked Weaver, Black-faced Weaver, Katanga Masked-weaver
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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Range(1) South Africa (Western Cape, Northern Cape and Orange Free State).
(2) South Africa (Eastern Cape, n. and w. Natal and w. Swaziland).
(3) Se. Botswana, Zimbabwe, sw. Mozambique and South Africa (e. Swaziland, ne. Natal and Northern Province). Sao Tome Is.(?)
(4) Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique.
(5) S. Angola, n. Namibia, Botswana and South Africa (n. Cape Province).
(6) Coastal Angola.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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