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Weaver Wednesday 3  - Range changes : White-winged Widowbird2017-05-31 (783)
Weaver Wednesday 3: range changes in S Africa (species text)
White-winged Widowbird Euplectes albonotatus
Range changes in SA
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Areas with very large increases include:
Areas with very large decreases include:
Range changes elsewhereZimbabwe: increase due to increase in rank grass around Harare (Brooke 1963a).
Exotic populations established in Australia: Appendix of Dyer EE, Redding DW, Blackburn TM. 2017. The global avian invasions atlas, a database of alien bird distributions worldwide. Nature Scientific Data 4 no: 170041.
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Weaver Wednesday 3  - Range changes : White-winged Widowbird (2017-05-31)
Weaver Wednesday  - Discovery : White-winged Widowbird (2015-08-26)
PAPER: White-winged Widowbird in South Sudan (2014-04-21)
Weaver Wednesday : White-winged Widowbird (2012-11-14)
The White-winged Widowbird provides an unexpected surprise (2011-07-19)