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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm17603 [on-line data upload (2015-09-19): 164924]
SpeciesCape Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town,
LocalityPagas Vlei papyrus path
Latitude, longitude-34.041343, 18.439499 [0 m accuracy]
Notes1 male was building
Nest count7
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History of repeat colony counts

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
651779920/9/20061possibly built by immature male
16979914/10/20108NE end of Pagas vlei, 5 nests in willow, 3 nests in papyrus, at least 1 male
1760379919/9/201571 male was building
1888279921/2/20160many old nests, vlei completely empty
237727996/8/20162immature male seen at nest
243667991/10/2016111 male seen
262927999/6/20171sl green nest, male in tree, no water in vlei, in spite of massive storm on 7 June
264027995/8/2017132 males, 2 green nests, bare tree, female arrived with feather for lining, vlei filling up [no water in June]
275637997/7/2018129N, 1 male, green nest; second tree 3N
2769279918/8/2018122m, female - chicks heard
2775179915/9/2018102 males, female out
2789379927/10/201861+ male [female ringed]
2846079911/5/20190no nests, no water in vlei

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