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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm30033 [on-line data upload (2021-07-03): 711280]
SpeciesCape Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town,
LocalityBergvliet Die Oog, reeds
Latitude, longitude-34.047819, 18.447458 [ m accuracy]
Notesmale at green nest in dry reeds
Nest count1
Nest sitereed

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History of repeat colony counts

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
2234279910/9/20061nest in bush/reeds
2230379920/7/2013102 males; also Masked Weaver nearby
213917995/9/20130several nests, 1+ male, also Masked Weaver male seen
1310480317/9/20132at least 2 nests, female fed chicks in 1 nest, male building green nest
73828032/11/20133Active males and females in and around nests
216787999/6/201405+ nests, male building
1310680320/6/20141male full breeding plumage, green nest
141598034/7/20142male seen
1188980311/7/20143male building nest
148048033/8/20143male heard
1753780329/8/20152male in colony
1777580312/9/20153male not seen
1822280331/10/201551 male, 1+ female
182768037/11/201541 male
1830680314/11/20154male and female
184308035/12/20157male present, chased second male
1871780317/1/20160several nests, seem old, SMW heard
241758033/9/20160several nests, ringed female on fence, male heard
243628031/10/20160at least 2 nests, also nests prob belonging to Cape Weavers
2454379929/10/20160many nests
247778033/12/20162male on breeding nest, also non breeding nest; maybe more nests but none seen close by
2615879922/4/201733+ old nests
264068035/8/20170no nests seen (from far)
264938039/9/20170no nests seen as water level low, but male and female with brood patch ringed
2915880319/11/20190reeds cut, no nests
300337992/7/20211male at green nest in dry reeds
3004379917/7/202155N+ring - male bld ring, grN, also chased male Masked Weaver
3006379911/8/202122 nests, imm male building green ring, also stripped some reeds
3026180313/10/20214scattered nests [assume all SMW], male at one nest

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