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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm487 [on-line data upload (2011-01-04): 3448]
SpeciesSouthern Masked Weaver
Observer(s)Van Vuuren A; S Swarts
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Free State, Villiers,
LocalityRural farmland, along N3 between Johannesburg and Durban.
Latitude, longitude-27.190842096204, 28.7178540229797 [0 m accuracy]
NotesThere were 4 nests in the willow tree on the going-to-Durban side of the road and 19 in the willows on the going-to Johannesburg side.
Nest count23
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
48680827/12/201021We may have undercounted as it was difficult to see among the reeds.

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