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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm18727 [on-line data upload (2016-01-21): 189797]
SpeciesSociable Weaver
Observer(s)Claassen, Japie
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Northern Cape, Prieska ,
Localitybetween Prieska & Copperton
Latitude, longitude-29.86375, 22.5736944 [0 m accuracy]
NotesPale Chanting Goshawk nest on top of Sociable Weaver nest
Nest count0
Nest siteman-made

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
1872778310/1/20160Pale Chanting Goshawk nest on top of Sociable Weaver nest
1875778331/1/20160I am not at all sure of the juvenile on the nest. I have had suggestions for Martial Eagle, Black-chested Snake-eagle. My own feeling is Martial Eagle. [probably Pale Chanting Goshawk - Japie Claassen and Peter Steyn - due to pale eye colour]

Vm 18727

Vm 18757

Interactive map: N4 rapt - raptor chick on top, maybe 133

Best: Sociable Weaver - raptor chick on top

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