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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm27852 [on-line data upload (2018-10-13): 393223]
SpeciesCape Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town,
LocalityPinelands 4 - Rustenberg
Latitude, longitude-33.934402, 18.516578 [0 m accuracy]
Notes13 inside+9+8+24 Rd, no weavers now
Nest count54
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History of repeat colony counts

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
690479925/6/2006426 males; 22+12+8, old & new; over road: 8 nests, 1 male; Over garden, cnr: 22 nests, 3 males; over garden, far: 12 nests, 2 males; old nests and new nests - hard to count due to setting sun
690379914/9/2006615 males; at least 1 female
69057996/10/200855At least 5 males; at least 1 female; female seen feeding
14679910/10/201043Pine tree, at least 1 male
144679929/10/201142Groups of nests around pine tree, no weavers seen but some green nests present
25397994/7/201223at least 2 males
26347994/8/201220at least 2 males
28297994/9/201228at least 2 males
32357999/10/201225male finished breaking down nest
37437996/11/201227male heard, no green nests
42817999/12/201223no weavers seen
590979918/6/201328male building ring; 1+ males
592379928/6/2013151 Male and 1 green nest; 7 nests behind residential fence and 8 nests outside of fence near the street
1892079927/2/201691 nest over yard, near old Hadeda nest; 8 nests over pavement
1900679913/3/20168Cape Weaver and Cape Sparrow pair roosting in nests: N1: 2 csp, m+f, NBN, hd tuck N2: 1 cw, m, NBN, hd tuck
1908879910/4/20168sparrows roosting in nest. N1: 1 csp, m,brN, hd
192737998/5/20169N1: 1 cw m, NBN, hd tuck N2: 1 csp f, NBN, hd tuck N3: 1 csp m, brN, hd tuck
201687995/6/20168night checks: no birds roosting; double nest
2199179926/6/20168night checks - N1: 1csp m, NBN, hd tuck
2340479931/7/2016106 nests + 4 nests opp side of tree but over Rd [1 nest over yard]
2653779924/9/2017205+4+11N, 4+1 males
2770679912/8/2018367+2+27N, 1+ male, female fed chicks
2785279913/10/20185413 inside+9+8+24 Rd, no weavers now
302237999/10/20213322 nests in photo, double nest, active [part of tree cut]

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