David W Stemple
6 Apr 2000
- 12.0 km E of Leesburg; Emeralda Marsh
- SONY TC-D5 PRO II
- Sennheiser MKH 20
- Telinga Parabola 54.7cm/15.5cm (21.5in/6.1in)
NOTES: Appeared to be an attempted copulation. Second part is three birds interacting.
[This recording begins with the trumpet-like, "Chip" Calls (0:07-0:26) described in BNA, followed by a "Cackle" (0:29-0:34). The second part begins with a Cackle by Porphyrula (0:405-0:45), followed by Cackles by two Gallinula chloropus (0:48-0:525), and then more Cackles by Porphyrula (0:525-1:04, 1:51-1:56). Quality added (2-3 - the best signal is for the calls of Gallinula) - CAM - 25 February 2005]