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Black-breasted Weaver Ploceus benghalensis   - Male in breeding plumage
Black-breasted Weaver
Photographer : © Uttam K Mahatha
Location :Rajarhat, East Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Date : 10 August 2013
English synonyms:Black Breasted Weaver, Black-throated Weaver, Black-throated Weaver Bird, Black-throated Weaverbird, Bengal Weaver
Bird Family :Ploceidae - Weavers & Fodies
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Monotypic species endemic to the Indian Subcontinent (Bangladesh, India, Nepal & Pakistan).
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