Oriental Bird Images

Baya Weaver Ploceus philippinus philippinus   - Adult male displaying
Baya Weaver
Photographer : © Manjusha Savant
Location :Waghapur, Purandar Tehsil, Pune District, Maharashtra, India
Date : 5 August 2018
English synonyms:Baya, Common Weaver
Bird Family :Ploceidae - Weavers & Fodies
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :Observation : The male seems to be sitting on an incomplete nest.. while calling it was also seen fluttering its wings.. This actually was to call a female who came and possibly inspected the nest. As she flew out the male commenced building the nest.
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