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808, Southern Red Bishop Euplectes orix (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm1942 [on-line data upload (2012-02-16): 13615]
SpeciesSouthern Red Bishop
Observer(s)Brown M
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, KwaZulu-Natal, Estcourt,
LocalitySlievyre Game Farm
Latitude, longitude-28.930277777778, 29.8975 [0 m accuracy]
NotesIn reed bed next to mixed colony of Lesser Masked and Village Weaver. Breeding Yellow and Masked Weavers netted but nests not found. Breeding Thickbilled Weaver, Red-collared Widowbird and Long-tailed Widowbird seen but nests not found.
Nest count5
Nest sitereed

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
194079721/12/20117Mixed colony of Lesser masked and Village Weaver

Vm 1940

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