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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm2004 [on-line data upload (2012-03-20): 14751]
SpeciesCape Weaver
Observer(s)Kadis R; Adel Kadis
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Vredenberg,
LocalityWest Coast Fossil Park
Latitude, longitude-32.957001, 18.11778 [0 m accuracy]
NotesAt the visitors centre of the Fossil park. 1st tree = 15 nests, 2nd & 3rd tree = 62
Nest count77
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History of repeat colony counts

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
200479917/3/201277At the visitors centre of the Fossil park. 1st tree = 15 nests, 2nd & 3rd tree = 62
76507997/12/20130Vm 7115 revisited. Cape Weaver seen. Cape Sparrow nests in same tree, a lot of Cape Sparrows in area. Nests not counted. Possible Hadeda nest
1333979921/9/2014100At least 100 nests. The colony was not particularly active, with lots of scrapping between males

Vm 2004

Vm 7650

Vm 13339

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