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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm200047 []
SpeciesSociable Weaver
Observer(s)Covas R
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Free State, Kimberley,
LocalityBenfontein SW33
Latitude, longitude-28.8751111111111, 24.8593611111111 [ m accuracy]
Notescounts were done at beginning of breeding season (usually Sept)
Nest count50
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
200047783/9/200550counts were done at beginning of breeding season (usually Sept)
200089783/9/200928counts were done at beginning of breeding season (usually Sept)

Vm 200047

Vm 200089

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