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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm30789 [on-line data upload (2022-06-09): 809399]
SpeciesSouthern Masked Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town,
LocalityWater Str
Latitude, longitude-33.97809, 18.472408 [ m accuracy]
Notestop nest green, no SMWs seen now
Nest count6
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History of repeat colony counts

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
307738031/6/20225nests look old but 1 active nest (out of sight) - female seen feeding calling chick in nest, male heard nearby, 5 or 6 nests
307898038/6/20226top nest green, no SMWs seen now
3080080315/6/202244N old in photo [more low N?], male and female in colony
3081080325/6/20224male display at lowest nest, female flew out, then male build on mid nest (green)
308358033/7/20225male singing, think nests in poplar tree, over garden and canal
308458037/7/202273N high, 4N low - half hidden, half nest midway, male heard

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