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808, Southern Red Bishop Euplectes orix (see species summary here)
Record status ACCEPTED Vm 100331 [manual upload (2012-07-06)] Species Red Bishop Observer(s) D. Mumputo Country, town, locus Angola, 0, 0,
Locality Mucanca / Sa da Bandeira Latitude, longitude -14.9416666666667, 13.575 [50000 m accuracy] Date 1966/4/1 Notes 3 eggs, slightly early; ident=seen; nest: among the reeds +- 1m above water; Nest count 0 Nest site reed
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vm Species code Date Nests Notes 100324 808 23/2/1966 0 3 eggs, fresh; ident=known; nest: among reeds on the river bank +- 1.5m above ground; 100266 801 2/3/1966 0 2 eggs, fresh; ident=seen; nest: suspended in a tree; the egg 389 was cracked 100272 801 7/3/1966 0 1 egg, rotten; ident=seen; nest: on a bush on the river bank +- 1.5m above water; in the same nest is a nestling 100275 801 21/3/1966 0 3 eggs, fresh; ident=known; nest: in the bush +- 2m above ground; 100240 803 25/3/1966 0 2 eggs, early; ident=doubtful; nest: Both eggs are cracked; suspended on a tree by the water +-2m above ground 100278 801 29/3/1966 0 2 eggs, early; ident=seen; nest: on a tree +- 2 m above ground; Both eggs are cracked 100329 808 1/4/1966 0 2 eggs, early; ident=seen; nest: among the reeds +- 1m above water; 100346 816 6/4/1966 0 2 eggs, fresh; ident=seen; nest: on the grass +- 0.1m above water ; 100339 808 8/4/1970 0 3 eggs, fresh; ident=known; nest: on reeds in the lagoon; 100340 808 21/4/1974 0 3 eggs, early; ident=seen; nest: n/a; provided by the collector. The eggs were damaged subsequent to preparation
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