Song Sparrow (fallax Group)
Melospiza melodia [fallax Group]
Curtis A Marantz
26 Jun 1998
- Imperial NWR, Martinez Lake Unit, road to Mesquite Point
- 33.0173333 -114.4971667
- HHB PORTADAT PDR 1000
- Sennheiser MKH 20
- Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)
NOTES: Notes: " song. 60 m away in thick tamarisk vegetation; unseen, but probably within vegetation; mild breeze from the north, clear, mid 80s; recorded in an arm of the river that was being filled in by marsh. 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 saltonis to M. m. fallax to reflect current taxonomy. --Jay McGowan 14Sep2013
ML: Subject changed from recordist's original identification of Melospiza melodia fallax to Melospiza melodia [fallax Group] to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015.