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797, Village Weaver Ploceus cucullatus (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm5627 [on-line data upload (2013-05-23): 40190]
SpeciesVillage Weaver
Observer(s)Harris Ann
Country, town, locusTanzania, , Mwanza,
LocalityHippo Pool, Grumeti River, Serengeti
Latitude, longitude-2.1605555555556, 34.563333333333 [0 m accuracy]
NotesWeavers happily sharing nesting site with White Backed Vulture. Reed nests abandoned.
Nest count60
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
562279718/5/201365Small colony started building nests in the reeds, but many more have now built in neighbouring tree. 5 reed nests and approx 60 tree nests
562779721/5/201360Weavers happily sharing nesting site with White Backed Vulture. Reed nests abandoned.

Vm 5600

Vm 5622

Vm 5627

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