pronounced eyestripe on chocolate brown head (South Africa; 2007-06-30)

White-browed Sparrow-Weaver
Plocepasser mahali

Native Range: Africa

Notes: pairs and loose flocks frequent dry thornveld across southern Africa; no sexual dimorphism; nesting can take place at any time of year.

conical bill; creamy underparts; bold face pattern (South Africa; 2007-06-30)

brown upperparts; buffy wingbars and stripes (South Africa; 2007-06-30)