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801, Holub's Golden Weaver Ploceus xanthops (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm24966 [on-line data upload (2017-01-26): 263518]
SpeciesHolubs golden weaver
Observer(s)Zaloumis, Alex
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Mpumalanga, White River,
Localitylong reeds over water golf couse river
Latitude, longitude-25.287175, 31.007102777778 [0 m accuracy]
Notes5 nests over water in long reeds. Comment: only golden weavers seen Wed pm and Thurs am were 2 pairs at feeding site at house. Rainfall is half average for his time of year.
Nest count5
Nest sitereed

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
249638017/12/201633 nests along side of iron bridge crossing river. Comments: these nests not refurbished. Rainfall below average this year. Overcast and late but no birds seen except at feeding site.

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