Crested malimbe

The crested malimbe (Malimbus malimbicus) is a species of bird in the family Ploceidae. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Togo, and Uganda. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

Crested malimbe
Crested Malimbe - Kakum - Ghana S4E1412 (22229307983).jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Ploceidae
Genus: Malimbus
M. malimbicus
Binomial name
Malimbus malimbicus
(Daudin, 1802)


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2016). "Malimbus malimbicus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T22719104A94611333. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T22719104A94611333.en. Retrieved 11 November 2021.

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