Sight and Sound
Curtis A Marantz
19 Sep 1999
- Floresta Nacional de Tapajos; Base de Sucupira, BR-163, Rodovia Santarem - Cuiaba, km. 117
- -3.3558333 -54.9494444
- Evergreen Forest
- NAGRA 4.2
- Sennheiser MKH 20
- Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)
NOTES: Chip calls and song? recorded in three parts at 8:36, 8:41, 8:45; bird was 20-25 m away and 15-22 m up on open branch at edge of base clearing; well seen but not calling much; appeared quite dark overall and almost entirely gray; high thin clouds, breezy, low to mid-80s.
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.