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799, Cape Weaver Ploceus capensis (see species summary here)
Record status ACCEPTED Vm 27970 [on-line data upload (2018-11-14): 401480] Species Cape Weaver Observer(s) Oschadleus HD Country, town, locus South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town,
Locality Seaside Village Shopping Centre Latitude, longitude -33.788163, 18.45743 [0 m accuracy] Date 2018/11/13 Notes 10N + 1N opp side of tree, no weavers, old nests, H Sp in centre Nest count 11 Nest site tree
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vm Species code Date Nests Notes 116 799 11/9/2010 24 134 799 8/10/2010 16 Colony seems deserted but did not stay long to look 1064 799 20/8/2011 22 At Seaside Village Shopping centre on a busy Sat. morning, birds unfased by shoppers and noise. 1291 799 3/10/2011 21 female 1 in, female 2 fed ch, male break N 7187 799 5/10/2013 18 at least 1 males, Erythrina tree in flower 19226 799 1/5/2016 4 old nests, no weavers seen; male House Sparrow in and out of old nest - through broken hole in top (see also birdpix 26249); coral tree (see vith 17660) 27152 799 11/3/2018 6 old nests, no CWs seen 27970 799 13/11/2018 11 10N + 1N opp side of tree, no weavers, old nests, H Sp in centre 29254 799 2/1/2020 15 2N on cable for Christmas lights, rest in tree, old
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