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791, Spectacled Weaver Ploceus ocularis (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm1534 [on-line data upload (2011-11-18): 10642]
SpeciesSpectacled Weaver
Observer(s)Gerrans, Colin
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Mpumalanga, Komatiepoort,
LocalityNgwenya Lodge, Komatiepoort
Latitude, longitude-25.3744, 31.85975 [0 m accuracy]
Nest count1
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
202379120/3/20121still only the single nest. All the other information on the previous submission is the same. The nest however appears to be deserted as there was no activity of the weavers in the vicinity.
313779127/9/20122One and a half nests. There was no activity at the site and it appears an attempt was made earlier in the year to build another nest. The site is the same as that of my previous pictures. The nest is a shrub protruding from a high cliff overhanging the Croc River at the Ngwenya Restraunt.
42017919/11/20122The nests at this repeat site appear to have been abandoned. One and a half old nests.

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