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783, Sociable Weaver Philetairus socius (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm1014 [on-line data upload (2011-08-06): 7733]
SpeciesSociable Weaver
Observer(s)Nuttall R.J
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Free State, Hoopstad,
LocalitySandveld Nature Reserve
Latitude, longitude-27.7065356643679, 25.7635617256165 [0 m accuracy]
NotesAt least 5 large nest masses in a single Acacia erioloba tree
Nest count0
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
101478329/6/19950At least 5 large nest masses in a single Acacia erioloba tree
101878321/10/20000At least 8 nest masses in single Acacia erioloba (tree dying); parts of nest masses had collapsed and are visible on ground beneath tree (compare to situation on 29 June 1995)

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