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Village Weaver
Ploceus cucullatus (Statius Muller, 1776)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Ploceidae
Genus:
  Ploceus

Scientific:
  Ploceus cucullatus

Citation:
  (Statius Muller, 1776)

Reference:
  Natursyst.Suppl. p.87

Protonym:
  Oriolus cucullatus

Avibase ID:
  1226BBB2A1B2E284

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/1226BBB2

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 562296

Geographic range:

  • Ploceus cucullatus cucullatus: Mauritania east to Chad, and south through west Africa to Bioko, northern Gabon and northwestern Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Ploceus cucullatus graueri: E Democratic Republic of the Congo to Rwanda, Burundi and adjacent w Tanzania
  • Ploceus cucullatus bohndorffi: northern Gabon, Central African Republic, northern Democratic Republic of the Congo, southwestern South Sudan, Uganda, western Kenya, and northwestern Tanzania
  • Ploceus cucullatus frobenii: S Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Ploceus cucullatus abyssinicus: Eritrea, Ethiopia, southeastern Sudan, and eastern South Sudan
  • Ploceus cucullatus collaris: Gabon to sw Democratic Republic of the Congo and n Angola
  • Ploceus cucullatus [spilonotus or dilutescens]: SE Botswana to s Mozambique, South Africa and Lesotho
  • Show more...
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Village Weaver
Czech:
  snovač zahradní
German:
  Textor
Danish:
  Stor Maskevæver
Spanish:
  Tejedor de la Villa
Finnish:
  kyläkutoja
French:
  Tisserin gendarme
Icelandic:
  Uxavefari
Italian:
  Tessitore testanera dei villaggi
Japanese:
  zugurourokohataori
Japanese:
  ズグロウロコハタオリ
Dutch:
  Grote Textorwever
Norwegian:
  Landsbyvever
Polish:
  wiklacz zmienny
Portuguese:
  Tecelão-malhado
Russian:
  Деревенский ткачик
Slovak:
  pletiarka dedinská
Swedish:
  Byvävare
Chinese:
  黑头织雀


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Village Weaver ( Ploceus cucullatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Village Weaver ( Ploceus cucullatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Village Weaver ( Ploceus cucullatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Village Weaver ( Ploceus cucullatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Village Weaver ( Ploceus cucullatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Village Weaver ( Ploceus cucullatus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Village Weaver ( Ploceus cucullatus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Tisserin gendarme ( Ploceus cucullatus) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
   Black-headed Weaver ( Ploceus cucullatus) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Ploceus [cucullatus or nigriceps] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other related concepts
Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Bontrugwewer
Catalan: Teixidor social
Czech: snovač zahradní
Danish: Stor Maskevæver
German: Dorfweber, Textor, Textorweber
English: Black-headed Village Weaver, Black-headed Weaver, Spottedbacked Weaver, Spotted-backed Weaver, Village Weaver, Western Village Weaver
Spanish: Chichiguao, Madam Sagá, Tejedor Cogullado, Tejedor de la Villa
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Chichiguao, Madam Sagá
Spanish (Venezuela): Tejedor de Cabeza Negra
Finnish: kyläkutoja
French: Tisserin Cap-Moor, Tisserin des villages, Tisserin gendarme, Tisserin villageois
Irish: fíodóir ceanndubh
Haitian Creole French: Madan Sara
Hungarian: málinkó-szövőmadár
Icelandic: Uxavefari
Italian: Tessitore testanera dei villaggi
Japanese: zugurourokohataori
Japanese: ズグロウロコハタオリ
Latin: Oriolus cucullatus, Ploceus cucullatus, Ploceus cucullatus cucullatus
Lithuanian: Margasis audėjas
Dutch: Grote Textorwever
Norwegian: Landsbyvever, Stor textorvever
Sotho, Northern: Thaga
Polish: wiklacz zmienny, wikłacz zmienny, Wikłacz żółtopręgowy
Portuguese: Tecelão-malhado
Russian: Деревенский ткачик, Черноголовый ткач
Slovak: pletiarka dedinská
Slovenian: kukavicji tkalec, Vaški
Shona: Jesa
Siswant: Lihlokohloko
Sotho, Southern: Letholopje
Swedish: Byvävare
Swahili: Kwera Nguya
Tswana: Thaga
Turkish: kara başlı dokumacı, Kara-başlı Dokumacı
Tsonga: Ndzheyana
Xhosa: Ihobo-hobo
Chinese: 黑头织雀
Chinese (Traditional): 黑頭群棲織布鳥
Zulu: iHlokohloko

 

         

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