The Southern Masked Weaver or African Masked Weaver (Ploceus velatus) is a species of bird that belongs to the family Ploceidae. This fascinating bird is widespread throughout southern Africa inhabiting open woodland, grassland, savannas, inland wetlands. It also frequents urban gardens as well as parks.
Pic taken “Die Oog”, Naboomspruit (Mookgophong), South Africa.
PHOTOGRAPHY: Feathered friends
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