Vieillot's Weaver

Ploceus nigerrimus

ML1240


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Peter Kaestner
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MUTSORA-RUWENZORI
DR Congo
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Latitude and Longitude 0.3333, 29.75 Map

Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Unspecified

Media notes

NOTES: Range status: NORMAL; Breeding status: TERRITORIAL PAIRED; General climate: WET; Cover density: OPEN; APPROX. 20 MALES AND 5 FEMALES. THE BIRDS WERE NESTING IN A PALM TREE NEXT TO THE VIRUNGA PARK HEADQUARTERS BUILDING AT MUTSORA. THE BIRDS WERE CONSTRUCTING THEIR NESTS AND WOULD BREAK OUT IN SONG WHEN A BIRD WOULD RETURN TO THE COLONY WITH A 25 ADULT(S); 20 MALE(S); 5 FEMALE(S)BIT OF NESTING MATERIAL. Other Behaviors: Establish Flock Contact, Social Context: Colony. Habitat: Stream.

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA III-B
Microphone
Dan Gibson P500
Accessories
Dan Gibson Parabola 45.7cm/11cm (18in/4.3in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
11 Aug 2011 by David McCartt
Edited

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