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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm5457 [manual upload (2013-04-16)]
SpeciesSociable Weaver
Observer(s)Thomson RL, Aija Lehikoinen, Robert Hughes
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Northern Cape, Hotazel,
LocalityTswalu Kalahari, col 135
Latitude, longitude-27.31429, 22.42711 [0 m accuracy]
NotesShepard's Tree, 1 Falcon chambers; 0 Falcon pair; 1 nest parts; 1 collapsed part
Nest count10
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
156678315/11/20110colony seems deserted; 1 nest chamber used by Pygmy Falcons, then filled in with grass by Sociable Weavers
545778314/10/201210Shepard's Tree, 1 Falcon chambers; 0 Falcon pair; 1 nest parts; 1 collapsed part
966678331/11/20133Boscia, tree height 5, nest height 2, 1 nest part/s; total chambers: 3

Vm 1566

Vm 5457

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