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799, Cape Weaver Ploceus capensis (see species summary here)
Record status ACCEPTED Vm 13339 [on-line data upload (2014-09-22): 102405] Species Cape Weaver Observer(s) Underhill L.G Country, town, locus South Africa, Western Cape, Langebaan,
Locality West Coast Fossil Park; in front of main buildings Latitude, longitude -32.957001, 18.11778 [0 m accuracy] Date 2014/9/21 Notes At least 100 nests. The colony was not particularly active, with lots of scrapping between males Nest count 100 Nest site tree
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vm Species code Date Nests Notes 2004 799 17/3/2012 77 At the visitors centre of the Fossil park. 1st tree = 15 nests, 2nd & 3rd tree = 62 7650 799 7/12/2013 0 Vm 7115 revisited. Cape Weaver seen. Cape Sparrow nests in same tree, a lot of Cape Sparrows in area. Nests not counted. Possible Hadeda nest 13339 799 21/9/2014 100 At least 100 nests. The colony was not particularly active, with lots of scrapping between males
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