Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Weavers and Allies :: Vieillot's Weaver
Vieillot's Weaver Ploceus nigerrimus
Described by: Vieillot (1819)
Alternate common name(s): Vieillot's Black Weaver, Chestnut-and-black Weaver, Chestnut-backed Weaver, Black Weaver
Old scientific name(s): Melanopteryx nigerrimus
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Range(1) Senegambia, Sierra Leone, se. Guinea, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, and w. Nigeria.
(2) Se. Nigeria and Cameroon to Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, w. Angola, s. and e. Zaire, Central African Republic, n. and ne. Zaire, w. Kenya and nw. Tanzania.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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