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
2020-01-22 10:55São Tomé--Praia dos Tamarindos
2020-02-15 09:00PN Obô de São Tomé--Lagoa Amélia trail
2020-01-26 16:13Oppi Koppi Lodge1
2020-02-17 17:45Etotongwe Lodge20
2020-02-16 08:36Swakopmund (general area)1
2020-02-17 09:14Walvis Bay--salt pans5
2020-01-20 08:16Walvis Bay--Bird Sanctuary2
2020-02-16 11:43Goanikontes Oasis6
2020-02-15 13:40Rooibank6
2020-01-23 06:20Cheetah Conservation Fund5
2020-01-25 08:00Waterberg Plateau NP10
2020-02-12 09:30Fish River Canyon--main overlook5
2020-02-12 12:30Fish River Canyon--Canon Lodge8
2020-02-01 09:00Zambesi river cruise (ZW side)4
2020-01-23 06:09Elephant Hills Golf Course30
2020-01-22 10:22Victoria Falls NP--The Elephant Camp20
2020-01-31 14:10Hwange National Park--Hwange Main Camp2
2020-02-04 07:59Darling Hills/Groote Post Road6
2020-02-14 08:45Rondevlei Nature Reserve1
2020-02-06 06:31Tulbagh Local Nature Reserve2
2020-02-14 09:00Silver Tree Gorge Natural Heritage Site2
2020-02-12 09:21Helderberg Nature Reserve2
2020-02-06 02:22Bontebok NP3
2020-02-16 16:58Benfontein Nature Reserve4
2020-02-17 08:00Karoo NP--Klipspringer Pass Road
2020-01-26 13:50Borakalalo NP2
2020-02-09 10:11Kgomo-Kgomo4
2020-02-09 09:10Zaagkuilsdrift Lodge2
2020-02-09 06:04Zaagkuildrift Rd (Please be more specific)
2020-02-08 07:31Soetdoring Nature Reserve3
2020-02-02 12:14Walkhaven Dog Park3
2020-02-18 06:26Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden6
2020-02-16 09:00Diepsloot Nature Reserve2
2020-02-02 10:34Rooiwal WTP6
2020-01-20 06:20Kloofendal Municipal Nature Reserve3
2020-02-16 06:49Eagle Canyon Golf Estate13
2020-01-20 09:57Golden Harvest Park4
2020-01-29 16:52Norscot Koppies Kingfisher Nature Reserve10
2020-02-18 08:38Jukskei River4
2020-02-01 13:45Rust de Winter NR2
2020-02-01 07:30Uitvlugt Road
2020-02-15 02:32President Ridge Bird Sanctuary1
2020-01-31 12:26Bishop Bird Park1
2020-02-17 10:34Austin Roberts Bird Sanctuary2
2020-02-10 10:20LC de Villiers Sports Center2
2020-02-10 10:32University of Pretoria--Experimental Farm3
2020-02-13 17:36Candlewoods Wetland1
2020-01-28 10:00Pretoria National Botanical Garden30
2020-02-13 11:30Mushroom Park8
2020-02-09 11:14Free State Botanical Gardens12
2020-01-28 06:35Faerie Glen Nature Reserve100
2020-02-15 12:18Jan Smuts House Museum2
2020-02-15 14:55Rietvlei Nature Reserve8
2020-02-15 15:36Polokwane GR
2020-02-06 07:00OR Tambo International Airport5
2020-02-15 08:28Modder River bridge, Maselspoort3
2020-01-20 09:16Korsman Bird Sanctuary5
2020-02-16 09:12Rustfontein Nature Reserve1
2020-01-25 07:39Wilge River Valley (upper)2
2020-02-16 08:25Marievale Bird Sanctuary5
2020-02-15 10:50Marievale Bird Sanctuary--Otter Hide6
2020-02-15 12:00Marievale Bird Sanctuary--Flamingo Hide6
2020-02-15 10:20Marievale Bird Sanctuary--Hadeda Hide2
2020-01-25 12:47Qodesh Campground2
2020-01-25 02:50Loskop Dam Nature Reserve25
2020-01-25 02:06Kruger NP--Mahonie Loop/S991
2020-01-25 15:22Kruger NP--Crooks Corner1
2020-01-25 14:21Liwonde National Park3
2020-02-03Hannah Game Lodge10
2020-02-08 17:37Addo Elephant NP--Main Rest Camp2
2020-02-14 09:44Kruger NP--H7/Orpen-Satara Road2
2020-02-17 16:45Cape Recife WTP3
2020-01-26 11:18Kruger NP--H1-2 @ Sand River7
2020-01-20 13:02Kruger NP--Berg-en-Dal Camp2
2020-01-20 07:24Kruger NP--Renosterpan Rd.20
2020-01-27 19:29Kruger NP--Trichardt Rd3
2020-01-30 05:00Macaneta--Tidal wetland, dune forests and coast1
2020-02-08 16:06Ndumo GR2