Record details

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:   25280
Province:   other
Country:   Malawi
Locus:   1434BB
Observer:   Brown Gary
Date of record:   2016-03-25
Number of photos:   1
Notes:  
Last updated:   2020-12-03 13:24:41
Sp. code:   809
Species name:   Euplectes hordeaceus
Common name:   Black-winged (Fire-crowned) Bishop -- Vuurkopvink
Family:   Ploceidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:  
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=-25280
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Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Lisl van Deventer
Comment:   Short tail and streaked flanks. Both Southern Red Bishop and Black-winged Bishop occur in the area. Outer primaries appear darker than for Southern Red Bishop
Date:   2017-10-15 14:27:58
Species name:   Euplectes hordeaceus -- Black-winged (Fire-crowned) Bishop; Vuurkopvink
Species code:   809

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