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779, Red-billed Buffalo-Weaver Bubalornis niger (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm14584 [on-line data upload (2015-01-10): 121192]
Speciesred-billed buffalo weaver
Observer(s)Zaloumis, Alex
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Limpopo, Mica,
2430BB
LocalityMica garage
Latitude, longitude-24.135725, 30.843502777778 [0 m accuracy]
Date2015/1/3
Notesrevisited. Mixed colony in 2 trees near garage ablutions. Comment: very active colonies - all three species feeding young. Buffalo weaver nests growing into large combined structures and spreading to neighbouring tree. Colony does not seem to be affected by construction activity & revamp of whole garage. Food & water plentiful due to garage being a major truck stop. Nests not counted.
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