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

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Record statusACCEPTED
Vm663 [on-line data upload (2011-03-23): 4935]
SpeciesSouthern Masked Weaver
Observer(s)Oschadleus HD
Country, town, locusSouth Africa, North West, Ottosdal,
LocalityFarm Steynspan, 20 km West of Ottosdal
Latitude, longitude-26.80377, 25.84048 [0 m accuracy]
NotesBush below Sociable Weaver colony; non breeding nests
Nest count3
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History of repeat colony counts

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vmSpecies codeDateNestsNotes
36578324/11/20100Furthest North Easterly nest I have found
64178311/3/201105 nest masses in 1 acacia tree next to the road; chicks heard in nests; c150 birds ringed; old Southern Masked Weaver nests in bush below
754378330/11/201305 nest masses, heard chicks calling in nest, ringed 12 including a few retraps
75977831/12/20130Ringed 10, of which one juvenile, see comparing photo; 4 nest masses
1148078316/5/20140[5 nest masses]

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Vm 7597

Vm 11480

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