Buff-throated Woodcreeper (Dusky-billed)
Xiphorhynchus guttatus [eytoni Group]
Curtis A Marantz
30 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: 74 songs and four long calls of bird #1 recorded along logging road 500 m W of highway; cut began at 5:20:07 after began with a long call at 5:16:45 and a song at 5:17:05; I missed about eight songs getting onto it, but it was moving around quite a bit and difficult to get onto; bird was initially 30-40 m up overhead on S side of road but recorder turned off when it moved at 5:24; bird began again at 5:32:35 but now singing relatively quietly 40-45 m away and relatively high; for latter part of cut bird may have been as near as 20-25 m up overhead giving whisper songs; partly cloudy, calm, 78¡ F; still quite dark during first part; continues onto next reel as cut #99-45-01.
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.