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796, Chestnut Weaver Ploceus rubiginosus (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm1996 [on-line data upload (2012-03-17): 14587]
SpeciesChestnut Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Plettenberg Bay,
LocalityBirds of Eden - captive colony
Latitude, longitude-33.962189, 23.483939 [0 m accuracy]
NotesCaptive colony, but actively breeding, at least 3 males displaying and building, at least 3 females with nests (chicks heard) - nests built with materials different to that available to wild birds
Nest count36
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