Orange Bishop - Euplectes franciscanus

Length 5.0-6.0 in (12.7-15.2 cm)
Weight 0.4-0.8 oz (12-22 g)
Clutch Size 2-4
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The Orange Bishop or the Northern Red Bishop is a Weaver that was formally regarded as a subspecies of the Southern Red Bishop. They are now considered two separate species. The Orange Bishop is found in the southern half of Africa.

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