Ruvu Weaver Ploceus holoxanthus Scientific name definitions

H. Dieter Oschadleus
Version: 1.0 — Published October 25, 2022



Ruvu Weaver is restricted to northeastern Tanzania. It has been recorded in the catchment of the Ruvu River (up to 100 km upstream), on the lower Wami River, and from Lake Tagalala to the Rufiji River in the Selous Game Reserve (1).

Distribution of the Ruvu Weaver - Range Map
  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Distribution of the Ruvu Weaver

Recommended Citation

Oschadleus, H. D. (2022). Ruvu Weaver (Ploceus holoxanthus), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (S. M. Billerman and N. D. Sly, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.ruvwea1.01