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


Kenya - Aug, 2003 © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi 
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(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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