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783, Sociable Weaver Philetairus socius (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm30334 [on-line data upload (2021-11-05): 743623]
SpeciesSociable Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusNamibia, , Etosha,
LocalityOkaukuejo campsite, fence
Latitude, longitude-19.182891666667, 15.916819444444 [ m accuracy]
Notes3 chambers with pygmy falcon white-wash
Nest count0
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
93507838/3/20140Very active colony. Studied for 3 days. 2 birds trapped by braai packet string brought to line nests. Gabar and chanting goshawks frequently in vicinity. European & blue cheeked bee eaters frequently perched in upper canopy. Black & african cuckoos paid daily visits. Forked tailed drongos nesting in same tree. Black faced & violet eared waxbills seen on nests.
3033478322/10/202103 chambers with pygmy falcon white-wash

Vm 9350

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