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PAPER: Recent African records

2012-06-13 (225)

Demey R (compiler). 2012. Recent reports. Bulletin of the African Bird Club 19:94-110.

The following weavers were included in this report:

Species Locality Status Date
Bar-winged Weaver Kundelungu NP, DRC pair + juv in mixed species flock Nov 2011
Chestnut-mantled Sparrow-weaver Kundelungu NP, DRC nest building Nov 2011
Gola Malimbe Gba Community Forest, Liberia new record forNimba County Nov 2011
Red-billed Buffalo-Weaver Lake Baringo, Kenya at bird feeder, out of range 25 Nov 2011
Red-billed Quelea Jeffrey's Bay, South Africa 2 seen 9 Jul 2011
Red-headed Weaver Pinselli FR, 45km WSW of Mamou, Guinea small range extension 18-22 Oct 2011
Weyns's Weaver Mpanga Forest, Uganda flock>300, incl many mm in br plumage 9-10 Dec

Map showing approximate localities of the above records