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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm24184 [on-line data upload (2016-09-04): 233282]
SpeciesSouthern Masked Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town,
LocalityKeert de Koe - mid canal
Latitude, longitude-33.962598, 18.491255 [0 m accuracy]
Notesmale near nest
Nest count1
Nest sitetree

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History of repeat colony counts

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
1877280331/1/20163new site, all non-breeding nests, no male seen now
187758037/2/201633 non br nests
1892680321/2/20160nests gone - hedge trimmed
241848034/9/20161male near nest
2422380311/9/20161male nearby
2431780325/9/20163male at nest (photo 2), immature male (?) at untidy nest - flew down to canal to bathe (birdpix 29998)
2434580328/9/20163immature SMW building; also immature CW building nearby (photo 2 and birdpix 30203)
243757992/10/20161immature male building, 1 green nest near SMW nests
244157999/10/20162immature build at bot nests (Les Underhill), SMW nests gone
2454880330/10/20162male display from nest; L: 1N cw, R: 2N smw
2470380313/11/20162male at green nest, also non breed nest
2474380325/11/20160nests all gone
247808036/12/20160nests gone, but some strands left
2482080316/12/20161greenish nest
2484880325/12/201622 nests 20m apart (NBN)
2492679912/1/20171bulky nest
2519080326/3/20170no nests left
277898036/10/20181NBN, male display - flew to Croft and back
2790080328/10/20183female out nest on Rt
2793280311/11/20185male seen later, green + breeding nests, droppings below
2805480325/11/20181NBN, male seen
281098038/12/20181bush 1 - 1n, bush 2 - leaves stripped and lying in canal
2813180313/12/20181half nest
2813580323/12/20181green, male nearby
2815880330/12/201822 NBN, male heard nearby
281808037/1/20193female out nest (Rt side)
2818180310/1/20193female out, male heard
2818580312/1/20193female at nest - prob fed small chicks; nest on left flung out of position by storm on previous afternoon; male also seen at breeding nest
2822380320/1/201942 breed nests
2824680326/1/20195new green nest (older nest half visible on left)
2827780317/2/20195seem old
2834980330/3/201953 old brN, 2 old NBN
2838980324/4/20192male near nests (birdpix 76349), 2 old N + strands of third
2846480312/5/20190no nest, a male heard nearby
291418039/11/20191green nest, male near
2917280322/11/20191male building new nest
2923780322/12/201911 NBN
2947180328/9/20201nest again after long absence

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