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Taveta Golden Weaver by Steve Murdock

Weaver, Taveta Golden

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Classification

Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Ploceidae
Genus
Ploceus
Species
P. castaneiceps
Conservation Status
Least Concern

The IUCN Red list classifies Ploceus castaneiceps as a species of Least Concern. Although the species occupies a limited range, the population appears to be both healthy and stable.

Social Life

Habitat and Range
Golden weavers inhabit a small range located along coastal Kenya and Tanzania. They inhabit mostly woodlands and wetland areas.

Diet
Golden weavers are generally seed-eaters although they will also eat small insects when given the opportunity.

Lifespan

Predators

Reproduction
Sexual Maturity:
Mating Season:
Birthing Season:
Gestation:
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Information

Classification

Class
Aves
Order
Passeriformes
Family
Ploceidae
Genus
Ploceus
Species
P. castaneiceps
Conservation Status
Least Concern

The IUCN Red list classifies Ploceus castaneiceps as a species of Least Concern. Although the species occupies a limited range, the population appears to be both healthy and stable.

Social Life

Habitat and Range
Golden weavers inhabit a small range located along coastal Kenya and Tanzania. They inhabit mostly woodlands and wetland areas.

Diet
Golden weavers are generally seed-eaters although they will also eat small insects when given the opportunity.

Lifespan

Predators

Reproduction
Sexual Maturity:
Mating Season:
Birthing Season:
Gestation:
No. of Young: