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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm28186 [on-line data upload (2019-01-13): 423957]
SpeciesCape Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town,
LocalityChenel Way willow
Latitude, longitude-34.081352, 18.455363 [0 m accuracy]
Notesold nests, mainly East side of willow
Nest count0
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
2239879928/9/20068willow tree, brN, f in tree preen
2410179920/8/2016245 males displaying with 1 female observing. A single male Southern Masked-Weaver (ringed) was also hanging around.
2414779926/8/201624Four males and one female seen.
2414979927/8/201621nests in willow, active; several waterbirds nearby (Little Egret, Grey heron, etc); also male S Masked Weaver
2469880312/11/20160male SMW hung from nest, present in willow; mixed colony with Cape Weaver, chicks heard - not sure if SMW or CW
263248031/7/20173green nests [+old nests], male present
2643779919/8/20170mixed colony
2818679913/1/20190old nests, mainly East side of willow
2961979929/11/202014female in tree

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