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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm3719 [on-line data upload (2012-11-03): 25500]
SpeciesVillage Weaver
Observer(s)Zaloumis, Alex
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Limpopo, Hoedspruit,
LocalityTim Otto dam
Latitude, longitude-24.402663888889, 30.810966666667 [0 m accuracy]
Notesnest count 222 av. old & new plus 14 on ground. Speckled blue egg shells found below.(no white, speckled white or plain blue). Note: colony under siege by yellow bill kites, gymnogene, falcon, crows and storm wind damage. Diederick cuckoos being chased around nests continually. Leaves stripped from surrounding branches.
Nest count222
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