Response to playback: Approach.
Curtis A Marantz
21 Sep 1999
- Floresta Nacional de Tapajos; Base de Sucupira, BR-163, Rodovia Santarem - Cuiaba, km. 117
- -3.355 -54.9472222
- Evergreen Forest
- NAGRA 4.2
- Sennheiser MKH 20
- Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)
NOTES: Bird was basically unseen but following whistled imitation I saw a small bird go zipping by me; when recorded, bird was 12-15 m away and 3-10 m up in good, terra firme forest along entrance road about 300 m E of base clearing (03¡21Õ18" S, 54¡56Õ50" W); partly cloudy (especially off to east), calm, mid-80s; sun still in tree tops.
ML: Background subject changed from Hylopezus macularius to H. whittakeri to reflect current taxonomy. -Jay McGowan 29Nov2014.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.