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783, Sociable Weaver Philetairus socius (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm1555 [on-line data upload (2011-11-20): 10715]
SpeciesSociable Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Northern Cape, Kuruman,
LocalityTswalu Kalahari, col 42
Latitude, longitude-27.26683, 22.44492 [0 m accuracy]
Noteshigh density of paper wasps on 1 part of nest
Nest count0
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
155578315/11/20110high density of paper wasps on 1 part of nest
53877832/12/2012100Acacia eri, >50 Wasp nests; 2 nest parts; 0 collapsed part
973478314/11/2013114Acacia erioloba, tree height 8, nest height 3, 2 nest part/s; total chambers: 114
2549978331/12/20150Cheetah sitting on top of a sociable weaver colony
2550078322/4/20160Cheetahs sitting on top of a sociable weaver colony

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