baya

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Noun1.Baya - common Indian weaverbirdbaya - common Indian weaverbird    
weaver finch, weaverbird, weaver - finch-like African and Asian colonial birds noted for their elaborately woven nests
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In continuation of the crackdown, he said against illegal poachers and birds sellers, the IWMB also confiscated more than 365 wild birds including Spotted Munia and Baya Weaver from Jinnah Super Market which were then released in the wild in the presence of the IWMB officers and staff.
Nests having the most complicated structure in terms of construction and shape are passerine woven nests of orpendolas (Genus Psarocolius) and baya weaver (Genus Ploceus) .
Largest nest of weaver bird found In a record of sorts, a Zoology student claims to have discovered the largest nest of the Baya weaver bird, (scientific name Ploceus philppinus) at her native village of Reddiyarpatti, about 90km from Tiruchi.