Search by Freefind    A   B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L M  N  O  P  Q   R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y   Z      Home

 Advanced Search Alphabetically Taxon - Family Map Country Lists Help-Site Map Contact

Fawn-breasted Waxbill

Home          Order


Alternate name
Estrilda paludicola Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Estrildidae Family
10cm Length
Tropical dry forest, seasonally wet or flooded grassland, Plantations & gardens, between 1,000 & 2,000m. Found in Angola, Burundi, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Gabon, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda & Zambia. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Seeds, insects. Food  
8604 World Number
Least Concern Status

Photos by Jonas Rosquist all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds all rights reserved

Fawn-breasted Waxbill call
Estrilda paludicola (0:14)
Marcell Claassen XC48533
10-02-2010, Rwanda

Arkive for photos, picture gallery, sound recordings, video and bird data, checklists etc. Field guide images of over 9,000 species. Checklists covering all bird species and most of the worlds countries.

2008 Worldbirds all rights reserved   Copy-right belongs to individual photographers

Sound recordings by XENO-CANTO are covered by creative commons Copy-right (CC)


01/03/2008 0000000

25/10/2009 500,000

28/02/2012 870,300



Maps from Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites


01/01/2009 151,000

01/10/2010 562,291

24/09/2012 1,000,000


Credits Some of the maps, data, are from               Data from Avibase