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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm2544 [on-line data upload (2012-07-05): 19871]
SpeciesPloceus capensis
Observer(s)van der Westhuizen AC
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Moorreesburg,
LocalityParking area, Shopping Centre, Moorreesburg
Latitude, longitude-33.15205, 18.664616666667 [3 m accuracy]
NotesNests are built in 3 different trees in the parking area of a shopping centre in town
Nest count5
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
25447995/7/20125Nests are built in 3 different trees in the parking area of a shopping centre in town
289780314/9/20123After the nests had been removed several times, the birds have built a few trees further away from the entrance to the shopping centre. Today they were feeding chicks - carrying insects to the nests.

Vm 2544

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