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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm26197 [on-line data upload (2017-05-15): 288358]
SpeciesSouthern Masked Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Bellville,
LocalityJack Muller Park, main parking gate
Latitude, longitude-33.890455, 18.628649 [0 m accuracy]
Notesold nests in fever tree (vith 21903)
Nest count21
Nest sitetree

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History of repeat colony counts

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
1903680321/3/20163old nests - not seen before, fever acacia
19320015/5/20163old nests
2124179917/6/20164no weavers
2254480317/7/20164male nearby
240228039/8/20163male near nests (birdpix 28887)
243878037/10/20165male displaying from top nest; 1+ breeding nest
2473680320/11/201610male in colony, female fed chicks
249048034/1/201721colony grown, but only c4 brN, rest NBN (3 NBN on other side of tree, 18 on this side), male seen, brN seem inactive
2516280313/3/201720old nests in fever tree (vith 21398)
2619780314/5/201721old nests in fever tree (vith 21903)
2631480318/6/201715old nests, SMW heard nearby, some cape Sparrows in and around nests (birdpix 38223) to roost at dusk (17.20pm)
2644980326/8/201716male building, most very old nests (photo 3)
274338036/6/201830many old nests, 23+7 opp, male in tree but no new nests yet
2784280313/10/20181NBN, male seen at nest later
2812680322/12/20181NBN, male calling in main colony, CSp nest
2821180316/1/20191non breeding, old, no SMW
2832480317/3/20190no nests
284998034/6/20190still no nests [C Sparrow nest]
2918380325/11/20192green N; male heard [also 1N CW old high]
301907992/10/202110most old nests, 1 sl green nest [double], 2 double nests in total

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Vm 26197

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Vm 26449

Vm 27433

Vm 27842

Vm 28126

Vm 28211

Vm 28324

Vm 28499

Vm 29183

Vm 30190

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