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799, Cape Weaver Ploceus capensis (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm17184 [on-line data upload (2015-08-10): 159350]
SpeciesCape Weaver
Observer(s)Krochuk Billi; Ethan Kistler
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Bergvliet, Cape Town,
LocalityDie Oog Bird Sanctuary
Latitude, longitude-34.04829, 18.447163 [0 m accuracy]
NotesMales very active around the main colony, though females were not seen visiting any of the nests. One male was seen taking downy material into one of the completed nests. Hadeda Ibis and Reed Cormorants were nesting in the same tree.
Nest count61
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