IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

Comprehensive Description

Read full entry


Best known for their hanging retort shaped nests woven from leaves. Non-breeding males and females resemble female house sparrows. Breeding males have a bright yellow crown and are darker brown


Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

© India Biodiversity Portal

Source: India Biodiversity Portal


EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!