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803, Southern Masked Weaver Ploceus velatus (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm1957 [on-line data upload (2012-02-22): 13738]
SpeciesWhite-browed Sparrow-weavers
Observer(s)Archer A.M.
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, North West, Klerksdorp,
LocalityNear Mikado Dam
Latitude, longitude-26.8198214740191, 26.6503006964922 [3 m accuracy]
Nest count8
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
19027803/2/20129These birds appear to have moved from tree that was cut down by farmer just over the road. Had my 500 lens on, could not fit in all the nests.
200078018/3/20129There are actually 9 nests in this tree, not 8 as I think I reported last time.
50177805/1/20138These nests may be deserted. Three they are in has died. I did not see any weaver there today.
51407802/2/20131Only one nest left!
51727809/2/20132After reporting only one nest left at the new site, they built a new one this week!
70467801/9/20131Only one left here now
769578014/12/20130All the birds have now left this tree in the garden and moved back over the road to where the original nest was before farmer cut down tree.

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