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1152, Vieillot's Black Weaver Ploceus nigerrimus (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm7281 [on-line data upload (2013-10-20): 53048]
SpeciesPloceus nigerrimus
Observer(s)Monnoyeur Gilles
Country, town, locusCameroon, , YAOUNDE,
LocalityOngot village near Yaounde (south west).
Latitude, longitude3.8578833333333, 11.385883333333 [1 m accuracy]
NotesRecent settelment, this is a huge colony of circa 1000 nests spread aroud the swamp. African Harrier-Hawk use to feed on nests : here (photo 1) a young harrier is attacked by a black weaver .
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