Buff-throated Woodcreeper (Dusky-billed)
Xiphorhynchus guttatus [eytoni Group]
Curtis A Marantz
20 Sep 1999
- Floresta Nacional de Tapajos; Base de Sucupira, BR-163, Rodovia Santarem - Cuiaba, km. 117
- -3.3508333 -54.9333333
- Evergreen Forest
- NAGRA 4.2
- Sennheiser MKH 20
- Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)
NOTES: 138 songs and 1 long call of bird #4 recorded in two parts at 5:24:36 and 5:44:10; bird began singing at 5:10 just as I arrived, with tape beginning at 5:13:09 after I missed ?? songs getting onto bird; bird began 50-60 m away but first part ended at 5:15 when bird moved into a tree right up over end of a short trail cut into forest, now 30 m up overhead; filter in HP-2 position for first part of this cut to reduce noise from monkeys, but later back in HP-1 position; bird moved to tree along road at 5:24:36, after which I missed seven songs getting back onto it just before 5:26:32, now 25 m up overhead in favored tree on south side of road; long call given by a distant bird; in all, bird began 50-60 m north of road but after several minutes shifted to a tree off end of trail, and then at 5:24 it shifted again to tree along road; bird was unseen and always high up in trees with dense vine tangles; recorded along and just off of entrance road about 500 m W of highway (03¡ 21Õ 03" S, 54¡ 56Õ 00" W); clear, calm, 76-77¡ F; filter in HP-1 position.
ML: Background subject changed from Hylopezus macularius to H. whittakeri to reflect current taxonomy. -Jay McGowan 29Nov2014.ML: Subject changed from recordist's original identification of Xiphorhynchus guttatus eytoni to Xiphorhynchus guttatus [eytoni Group] to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015.