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
2020-11-05 11:11Etosha NP--Namutoni Camp1
2020-11-06 06:36Onguma Bush Camp5
2020-11-28 07:30Windhoek--Avis Dam12
2020-12-02 08:21Citrusdale2
2020-11-14 13:08Table Bay Nature Reserve--Milnerton Racecourse
2020-11-17 14:33Intaka Island1
2020-11-21 09:18Kirstenhof Wetland4
2020-11-21 11:30Rondevlei Nature Reserve1
2020-11-27 16:50Tygerberg Nature Reserve5
2020-12-03 08:30Edith Stevens Nature Reserve1
2020-11-15 10:32Strandfontein WTP
2020-11-25 16:50Macassar Sewage Works1
2020-11-21 15:27Paardevlei
2020-11-21 12:57Lourens River Mouth
2020-11-21 11:12Dick Dent Bird Sanctuary
2020-11-25 06:37Helderberg Nature Reserve1
2020-11-26 15:25Hwange National Park--Hwange Main Camp15
2020-11-14 05:02Pilanesberg NP--Kwa Maritane10
2020-11-15 05:31Pilanesberg NP--Kwa Maritane Game Drive3
2020-12-04 08:51Pilanesberg NP--Manyane1
2020-11-21 09:26Marakele NP
2020-11-28 07:47Kgaswane Nature Reserve1
2020-11-28 04:40Vaalkop Dam Nature Reserve10
2020-11-19 06:53Roodekopjes Dam Nature Reserve25
2020-11-06 13:16Welgevonden Game Reserve6
2020-11-28 15:20Breedtsnek Pass2
2020-11-21 15:52Mabula Game Lodge16
2020-11-22 08:29Hideaway Lodge15
2020-12-04 05:57Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden6
2020-11-29 07:12Diepsloot Nature Reserve15
2020-12-03 16:02Eagle Canyon Golf Estate10
2020-12-04 06:28Sondela Nature Reserve6
2020-11-28 16:33Darrenwood Dam5
2020-11-28 05:51President Ridge Bird Sanctuary3
2020-12-02 17:05Delta Park3
2020-11-20 05:36Kwalata Lodge1
2020-11-07 07:40Bishop Bird Park
2020-11-15 06:05Candlewoods Wetland
2020-11-12 07:23Nylsvley Nature Reserve2
2020-11-24 08:33University of Pretoria--Experimental Farm2
2020-11-11 15:51Bongani Mabaso Eco Park3
2020-11-29 08:46Rietvlei Nature Reserve
2020-11-26 06:37Norkem Park12
2020-11-15 05:40Thokoza Wetland15
2020-11-23 17:03Kempton Park1
2020-11-15 06:49Mkhombo Nature Reserve
2020-11-24 12:26Marievale Bird Sanctuary4
2020-11-06 06:42Marievale Bird Sanctuary--Hadeda Hide2
2020-11-14 06:08Old Verena Spa road2
2020-11-28 07:19Wilge River Valley (upper)21
2020-11-28 12:00Mabusa Nature Reserve3
2020-11-13 08:16Devon Grasslands IBA (Gauteng Province)8
2020-11-24 05:41Addo Elephant NP--Main Rest Camp1
2020-11-26 12:00Loskop Dam Nature Reserve3
2020-11-21 07:17Happy Valley Nature Reserve3
2020-12-01 12:58Shamwari Private Game Reserve
2020-11-29 05:15Verloren Valei Nature Reserve4
2020-11-06 07:32Dullstroom1
2020-11-25 09:18Royal Natal NP1
2020-11-19 07:59Lydenburg
2020-11-21 11:03Sterkfontein Dam Nature Reserve1
2020-11-17 15:11Blyde River Canyon Resort
2020-11-18 15:52Ohrigstad Dam
2020-11-17 14:30Blyde River Canyon NR--Three Rondavels Lookout
2020-11-28 04:23Memel5
2020-11-29 10:20Olifants River Safaris1
2020-11-14 09:40Kruger NP--Masorini Archaeological Site2
2020-11-15 10:02Daggakraal8
2020-11-15 05:25Wakkerstroom Lark Loop--Final 14 Km8
2020-11-24 09:38Umbabat NR--Ingwelala8
2020-11-28 15:30Ngala Private Game Reserve
2020-11-14 09:21Wakkerstroom area--Zaaihoek Dam to Groenvlei5
2020-11-13 13:35Wakkerstroom Wetland Reserve10
2020-11-14 16:54Hazyview--Kruger Park Lodge1
2020-11-13 16:44Wakkerstroom - Yellow-breasted Pipit Fields (KZN)6
2020-11-14 15:34Dirkiesdorp Plain4
2020-11-14 06:28Groenvlei12
2020-12-04 16:03Kruger NP--H7/Orpen-Satara Road2
2020-11-16 10:00Kruger NP--Talamati Bushveld Camp1
2020-11-30 14:20Hawane Reservoir6
2020-11-19 12:07Kruger NP--Timfenheni Loop/S1211
2020-11-24 18:53Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary
2020-11-06 04:30Kruger NP--Lower Sabie Rest Camp6
2020-11-27 05:30Sand River Reservoir4