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803, Southern Masked Weaver Ploceus velatus (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm12586 [on-line data upload (2014-09-14): 100261]
SpeciesSouthern masked weaver - Swartkeelgeelvink (Ploceus velatus)
Observer(s)Cronje Pieter
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Gauteng, Pretoria,
LocalityOlympus AH, Ajax st 34
Latitude, longitude-25.8097810090397, 28.3488306998333 [0 m accuracy]
NotesSouthern masked weaver nest being raided by a Suidelike waterfiskaal/Southern Boubou (Laniarius ferrugineus) The male tried to rip open the nest while the female was sitting on a branch near him. The male weaver was sitting close by making a noise but did not attack or intervene
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