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White-headed buffalo-weavers live in pairs or in small groups. They nest in thorny trees. The nests are very large and can even be up to half a meter long. The narrow entrance opens downwards, providing protection for the chicks from predators.


ClassificationOrder: passerines; family: weavers (Ploceidae)
DietMainly insects, but also seeds and fruit
HabitatDry brush and brier thickets in savannahs, primarily
below 1,400 m
Reproduction3–4 eggs, incubation period not known

Status according to Red List

More information you will get on the web page of the IUCN Red List.

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