Red-headed weaver
Appearance
Breeding male's scarlet head, breast and mantle are diagnostic.
Female and non-breeding male both have a lemon-yellow head, show a diagnostic pinkish orange bill, and have a clear white belly and flanks. Juvenile resembles female.
Habitat
Thornveld, and mopane and miombo woodland.
Call

Names
(en) Red-headed weaver
(sc) Anaplectes melanotis
(nl) Scharlaken wever
(af) Rooikopwewer