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BirdPix:   15000
Province:   North West
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2527DC
Observer:   Kriek, Mostert
Date of record:   2014-12-26
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   A female Thick-billed weaver feeding on the achenes (nutlets) of Stinging nettle, possibly Urtica dioica, on the southern slope of the Magaliesberg, near Skeerpoort
Last updated:   2020-12-03 11:24:41
Sp. code:   804
Species name:   Amblyospiza albifrons
Common name:   Thick-billed (Grosbeak) Weaver -- Dikbekwewer
Family:   Ploceidae
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Thick-billed Weaver
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=BirdPix-15000
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 15000 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Colin Summersgill
Comment:  
Date:   2015-01-19 07:09:42
Species name:   Amblyospiza albifrons -- Thick-billed (Grosbeak) Weaver; Dikbekwewer
Species code:   804

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