1 Adult Male
Sight and Sound
Response to playback: Approach. Response to playback: Normal song.
Curtis A Marantz
1 Oct 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: Songs of male, both natural and after playback, recorded in three parts at 5:58, 6:05, and 7:01; the first part of this cut represented natural song with the unseen bird 20+ m away; for the second part, it was 10-15 m away following playback to two songs from the first part; the last part was recorded after extensive playback with the bird now about 8 m away and 1 1/2 m up in moderately dense undergrowth of terra firme forest; response to playback was approach by a bird giving both similar and more aggressive songs; a second bird could be heard singing not far away, at least on occasion; a male that was well seen eventually; recorded on south side of the entrance road about 500 m in from the highway; mostly cloudy, calm, 78¡ F.
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 Hylophylax naevius ochraceus to Hylophylax naevius to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015.