African Silverbill

The African Silverbill (Lonchura cantans) is a small passerine bird formerly considered conspecific with the Asian species Indian Silverbill, (Lonchura malabarica). This estrildid finch is a common resident breeding bird in dry savanna habitat, south of the Sahara Desert. This species is also been introduced to a few countries such as Portugal, Qatar and USA.

Read more about African Silverbill:  Taxonomy, Description, Distribution and Habitat, Behaviour, Threats, Origin

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