Florida's Exotic Wildlife. Species detail.
First year: 1990
Established status: Species are
present but not confirmed to be breeding. Population persists only
with repeated introductions and/or escapes of individuals.
Estimated Florida range: 1 county
Not reported breeding
Statewide trend: Unknown
Threats to natives:
Species Account: Taxonomy
appears to have changed from E. laticuda to E. ardens. It may be
confused with the Red-collared Whydah.
||Not reported breeding
Robertson, W. B., and G. E. Woolfenden. 1992.
Florida bird species: an annotated list. Florida Ornithological
Society, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
Stevenson, H. M., and B. H. Anderson. 1994. The
birdlife of Florida. University Press of Florida, Gainesville,
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