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783, Sociable Weaver Philetairus socius (see species summary here)
Record status ACCEPTED Vm 1014 [on-line data upload (2011-08-06): 7733] Species Sociable Weaver Observer(s) Nuttall R.J Country, town, locus South Africa, Free State, Hoopstad,
Locality Sandveld Nature Reserve Latitude, longitude -27.7065356643679, 25.7635617256165 [0 m accuracy] Date 1995/6/29 Notes At least 5 large nest masses in a single Acacia erioloba tree Nest count 0 Nest site tree
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vm Species code Date Nests Notes 1014 783 29/6/1995 0 At least 5 large nest masses in a single Acacia erioloba tree 1018 783 21/10/2000 0 At 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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