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799, Cape Weaver Ploceus capensis (see species summary here)

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm6211 [on-line data upload (2013-07-12): 45318]
SpeciesCape Weaver
Observer(s)Werner Leah
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town,
LocalityPinelands cnr Ringwood/Rhone
Latitude, longitude-33.935603, 18.518625 [0 m accuracy]
Notes3 green nests; 1 male; have now noticed an old nest on nearby tree
Nest count7
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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
597379928/6/201361 male, possibly 2 but only saw 1; 2 green nests; nests are very low to ground
59747993/7/201361 male, although none were seen; 2 green nests
62107995/7/201361 green nests; 1 male
62117997/7/201373 green nests; 1 male; have now noticed an old nest on nearby tree
629279912/7/201371 male; 2 green nests
674579930/7/201362 green nests and 1 male; juvenile male seen building on green nests until the adult residential male came and chased him away
68517992/8/201371 male and 4 green nests; the 1 residential male made a green nest in subcolony 2 trees away from main colony, right on the corner of Northeast corner of Ringwood and Rhone

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