Buff-throated Woodcreeper (Dusky-billed)
Xiphorhynchus guttatus [eytoni Group]
Curtis A Marantz
20 Aug 1999
- Floresta Nacional de Tapajos; BR-163, Rodovia Santarem - Cuiaba, km. 83
- -3.0402778 -54.9319444
- Evergreen Forest
- NAGRA 4.2
- Sennheiser MKH 20
- Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)
NOTES: 75 songs and one long call of bird #1 at dawn. Cut begins at 5:37:10 am, after I missed nine songs changing tape at conclusion of #99-31-04; bird began with a long-call at 5:18 am, and then song at 5:21 am; moving about quite a bit at first; singing bird was now on S side of logging road, ca. 500-800 meters W of intersection with highway; unseen bird was 25 meters away in canopy of tree with dense vine tangles just in from edge of road; bird was singing only intermittently at the end; started up again at 5:58:35 am, and I got back onto it for its fourth song at 5:59:44 am, when it was 20-25 meters away, and 18-20 meters up; cut ended when bird then flew across road at 6:04:58 am; 70¡ F, clear, calm; sun was in the trees at the end. Filter in HP-1 position.
ML: Background subject changed from recordist's original identification of Ramphastos tucanus cuvieri to Ramphastos tucanus to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015.