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Yellow-shouldered Widowbird

Euplectes macroura (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

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Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Yellow-mantled Widowbird - Euplectes macroura Frank Lambert 2015-12-04 Malawi, Lilongwe airport dambo, Central Region, Lilongwe (Malawi) (1220 m) male, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

309965
xeno-canto.org
Yellow-mantled Widowbird - Euplectes macroura Frank Lambert 2015-12-04 Malawi, Lilongwe airport dambo, Central Region, Lilongwe (Malawi) (1220 m) male, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

309962
xeno-canto.org
Yellow-mantled Widowbird - Euplectes macroura Frank Lambert 2015-12-04 Malawi, Lilongwe airport dambo, Central Region, Lilongwe (Malawi) (1220 m) male, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

309963
xeno-canto.org
Yellow-mantled Widowbird - Euplectes macroura Frank Lambert 2015-12-04 Malawi, Lilongwe airport dambo, Central Region, Lilongwe (Malawi) (1220 m) male, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

309964
xeno-canto.org
Yellow-mantled Widowbird - Euplectes macroura macroura Bram Piot 2017-03-26 Mbuela, Kisantu, Bas-Congo, Kongo Central (Democratic Republic of the Congo) (550 m) call, male -

Male calling while flying low over grassland

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

361674
xeno-canto.org
Yellow-mantled Widowbird - Euplectes macroura Frank Lambert 2015-12-04 Malawi, Lilongwe airport dambo, Central Region, Lilongwe (Malawi) (1220 m) male, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

309961
xeno-canto.org
Yellow-mantled Widowbird - Euplectes macroura macroura Bram Piot 2013-03-09 Chaminuka Lodge, Central Province, Central (Zambia) (1100 m) call -

A single male calling insistently

bird-seen:yes

126738
xeno-canto.org
Yellow-mantled Widowbird - Euplectes macroura macroura Étienne Leroy 2018-07-08 Assinie, près foret de N'ganda N'ganda, Sud-Comoé, Sud-Comoé (Côte d'Ivoire) (10 m) song -

Singing from a bush in a swampy area. A locally common species: map could be updated.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

424396
xeno-canto.org
Yellow-mantled Widowbird - Euplectes macroura Dries Van de Loock 2020-04-02 Kasanka National Park, Central (Zambia) (1200 m) call -

male and female chasing each other, sex of caller unknown

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

552097
xeno-canto.org
Yellow-mantled Widowbird - Euplectes macroura Linda R. Macaulay 4/8/1995 Leconi -on The Plateau, Haut-Ogooué, Gabon, Haut-Ogooué (Gabon)   -   85678
macaulaylibrary.org
Yellow-mantled Widowbird - Euplectes macroura David C. Moyer 1990-07-23 2.0 km E of Tatanda; Nkutwe Forest, Rukwa, Tanzania, Rukwa (pre-2012) (Tanzania)   -   94631
macaulaylibrary.org

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