Song Sparrow (heermanni Group)
Melospiza melodia [heermanni Group]
Sight and Sound
Curtis A Marantz
18 Jun 1998
CaliforniaSan Diego County
- Descanso Junction, intersection of Hwy 79 and Riverside Drive
- HHB PORTADAT PDR 1000
- Sennheiser MKH 20
- Roché Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)
NOTES: Notes: " songs of same bird as 112648. 15 m away, 2-3 m up in small elderberry bush amid a relatively open area with scattered willows separated by mustard and wild rose; time not noted in field, but approximately 10:30 am . Recorded with HHb PDR-1000, Sennheiser MKH-20 microphone inside a 30" Roche fiberglass parabole, HHb filters in cut position and attenuators off unless noted otherwise." HPF@180. -SBA 04/11/02
BNA: The Song is heard. CZ 28/06/2004.
ML: Subject changed from Melospiza melodia cooperi to M. m. heermani to reflect current taxonomy. --Jay McGowan 14Sep2013
ML: Subject changed from recordist's original identification of Melospiza melodia heermanni to Melospiza melodia [heermanni Group] to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015.