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797, Village Weaver Ploceus cucullatus (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm3138 [on-line data upload (2012-10-05): 23125]
SpeciesVillage Weaver
Observer(s)Gerrans, Colin
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Mpumalanga, Komatiepoort ,
LocalityNgwenya Lodge
Latitude, longitude-25.375183333333, 31.860883333333 [0 m accuracy]
Notesthis is a very active colony in the same tree as my previous pictures of this sight.
Nest count200
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History of repeat colony counts

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
15357972/11/20110Mixed colony of Village and Lesser Masked-weavers; total 102 nests
202479720/3/201212The nests are now abandoned and only 12 nests remain in the tree. There were no weavers to be seen in the area over the period of 7 days that I was in the area.
313879727/9/2012200this is a very active colony in the same tree as my previous pictures of this sight.

Vm 1535

Vm 2024

Vm 3138

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