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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm17998 [on-line data upload (2015-10-12): 169207]
SpeciesCape Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town,
LocalityStonehaven pond, Fish hoek
Latitude, longitude-34.13231, 18.398644 [0 m accuracy]
Notes2+ males, green nest
Nest count13
Nest sitereed

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
337879918/10/2012147 including 2 green one side of reeds and further 7 on the other side with very active birds. This is a small man made pond in a new gated residential area with only fynbos in gardens. I have no doubt that there are more nests hidden in the reeds in a very small area of maybe 30 m2. the whole area will show more colonies as well when I explore it properly.
1799879910/10/2015132+ males, green nest

Vm 3378

Vm 17998

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