Widowbird Red-Collared (Euplectes ardens) male & female – Uganda

Widowbird Red-Collared (Euplectes ardens) male & female – Uganda
  • Species: Red-Collared Widowbird (Euplectes ardens)
  • Bird Type: Male & Female
  • Family Weavers, Widowbirds (Ploceidae)
  • Date Taken 20170812
  • Location: Queen Elizabeth Nat. Park
  • Area: Western Uganda
  • Country: Uganda
  • Region: All Africa South of Sahara
  • Photo File Ref: BOA68803ab Widowbird Red-Collared (m&f) 3 QE Nat. Park Uganda Aug17 PH1_8921

This ‘Red-Collared Widowbird’ has a red collar unlike the black race of the same genus Euplectes ardens.