Black-faced Waxbill

It is usually found in grassy plains with tall grasses and bushes, in small flocks. Most of the Black-lored Waxbill population is probably within the Upemba National Park but it is unclear to what extent is its habitat protected by the authority.

The Black-faced Waxbill is classified as Data Deficient (DD), inadequate information to make a direct, or indirect, assessment of its risk of extinction.

183 Black-faced Waxbill Estrilda nigriloris 375 184 Black-crowned Waxbill Estrilda nonnula 376 185 Black-headed Waxbill Estrilda atricapilla 377 186 Black-cheeked Waxbill Estrilda erythronotos 378 187 Red Munia Amandava amandava 379 188 Green Munia Amandava formosa 380 189 Zebra Waxbill Amandava subflava 381 190 African Quailfinch Ortygospiza atricollis 382 191 Black-chinned Quailfinch Ortygospiza gabonensis 383 192 Locust Finch Ortygospiza locustella 384 193 Red-browed Firetail Aegintha temporalis 385 194 Painted Finch Emblema picta 386 More

Black-Faced Waxbill - Estrilda nigriloris = IUCN Status: Data Deficient IUCN Species Profile ESTRILDIDAE (Waxbills and Allies): Waxbill; Estrilda astrild Common Waxbill; Estrilda nigriloris Black-faced Waxbill; Estrilda nonnula Black-crowned Waxbill 7; Estrilda ... Estrilda nigriloris: the copyright holders. Estrilda nigriloris. Black-faced Waxbill. Family ESTRILDIDAE (Waxbills and Allies). Status. Data Deficient. ... Estrildidae: 8290, Estrilda astrild, Common Waxbill. More

Distribution of Black-faced waxbill in southern Africa, based on statistical smoothing of the records from first SA Bird Atlas Project (© Animal Demography unit, University of Cape Town; smoothing by Birgit Erni and Francesca Little). Colours range from dark blue (most common) through to yellow (least common). See here for the latest distribution from the SABAP2. Predators and parasites It has been found heavily infested with ticks (specifically Hyalomma marginatumi). More

Disambiguation: Black-faced Waxbill is also an alternative name for Black-cheeked Waxbill Alternative name: Black-lored Waxbill Estrilda nigriloris Contents - * 1 Identification * 1.1 Similar Species * 2 Distribution * 3 Status * 3.1 Taxonomy * 3. More

also a picture of the Black-faced Waxbill on page 1057. The Black-faced Waxbill belongs to the family of birds classified as Estrildidae. In the previous edition of Roberts (ie 6th edition) the Black-faced Waxbill was called the Black-cheeked Waxbill The map of the Kruger you see on this page shows the areas (coloured orange) where this bird has been identified. The basic information was provided by the Avian Demographic Unit based at UCT and I created the maps from that information ... More

* Black-faced Waxbill, Estrilda nigriloris * Black-crowned Waxbill, Estrilda nonnula * Black-headed Waxbill, Estrilda atricapilla * Black-cheeked Waxbill, Estrilda erythronotos * Red-rumped Waxbill, Estrilda charmosyna * Avadavats, genus Amandava * Red Avadavat, Amandava amandava More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Estrildidae
Genus : Estrilda
Species : nigriloris
Authority : Chapin, 1928