Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Weavers and Allies :: Red-headed Weaver
Red-headed Weaver Anaplectes rubriceps
Described by: Sundevall (1850)
Alternate common name(s): Northern Red-headed Weaver, Red-headed Malimbe, Juba River Scarlet Weaver, Red-winged Weaver
Old scientific name(s): Malimbus melanotis, Anaplectes melanotis
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Range(1) Senegambia, n. Ivory Coast, n. Ghana, Nigeria, n. Cameroon, Central African Republic, s. Sudan, Ethiopia, cw., s. and se. Zaire, Uganda, rwanda, Burundi, and Kenya.
(2) S. Somalia and coastal ne. Kenya.
(3) Cs. Angola, c. and s. Zambia, ex. se. Zaire, s. Malawi, Zimbabwe, n. and e. Botswana, Mozambique and ne. South Africa.
(4) Ne. Namibia.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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