The southern masked weaver or African masked weaver (Ploceus velatus) is a resident breeding bird species common throughout southern Africa.

This weaver is very widespread and found in a wide range of habitats, including shrubland, savanna, grassland, open woodland, inland wetlands and semi-desert areas. It also occurs in suburban gardens and parks.
Southern Masked-Weaver
Date Location Count
2019-02-02 06:21Etosha NP--Okaukuejo Camp1
2019-02-03 06:23Etosha NP--Halali Camp2
2019-02-03 18:22Etosha NP--Namutoni Camp2
2019-02-15 14:00Walvis Bay--salt pans1
2019-02-09 06:07Waterberg Wilderness Lodge18
2019-02-14 08:48Daan Viljoen Game Reserve--Wildlife Drive4
2019-02-14 16:21Windhoek--Avis Dam5
2019-02-12 06:44Zambezi River near Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe side)1
2019-02-04 05:58Polokwane GR4
2019-02-09 09:22Zaagkuildrift--Roets' Farm2
2019-02-04 16:00Rondevlei Nature Reserve1
2019-02-10 10:08Paarl Bird Sanctuary
2019-02-05 16:48Kurisa Moya Nature Lodge3
2019-02-07 05:42Kruger NP--Punda Maria Camp1
2019-02-09 07:14Rooiwal WTP6
2019-02-07 08:06Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden5
2019-02-02 13:41Bishop Bird Park8
2019-02-15 09:52Rietvlei Nature Reserve3
2019-02-05 15:00Johannesburg Botanical Gardens9
2019-02-15 07:25Sunrock Guesthouse3
2019-02-07 16:29Kruger NP--Mphongolo Loop12
2019-02-09 06:17Kruger NP--Shingwedzi Camp4
2019-02-15 09:28Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve7
2019-02-10 14:16Marievale Bird Sanctuary3
2019-02-09 11:56Marievale Bird Sanctuary--grassland area4
2019-02-10 05:30Kruger NP--Shipandani Overnight Hide2
2019-02-09 10:00Devon Grasslands IBA26
2019-02-10 16:35Kruger NP--Letaba Camp1
2019-02-13 06:30Wakkerstroom bridge/causeway20
2019-02-13 06:11Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary8
2019-02-03 05:00Macaneta--Tidal wetland, dune forests and coast3
2019-02-13 13:30Nisela Safaris8
2019-02-14 09:00iMfolozi River mouth4