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799, Cape Weaver Ploceus capensis (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm24094 [on-line data upload (2016-08-19): 231063]
SpeciesCape Weaver
Observer(s)Gie S
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Muizenberg,
LocalityMarina Da Gama : Cannon Island - end of a canal
Latitude, longitude-34.09453446633322, 18.47577452659607 [0 m accuracy]
NotesNew nest being constructed in the branch next to this one. Larger colony further down the canal with approximately new nests
Nest count2
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
2409280316/8/20162This bird has built 2 nests opposite a colony of Cape Weavers. Looks like a female Cape Weaver showing interest in the nests - the Southern masked weaver kept chasing her away.
293687993/7/20200Cape Weavers have been building for about 3 weeks - in this tree, and a few others down our canal

Vm 24092

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