Chestnut-tailed Antbird (pallens)
Sciaphylax hemimelaena pallens
establish flock contact
Response to playback: Different song.
Curtis A Marantz
4 Oct 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: "wik" calls from a bird that was 5 m away and low in dense undergrowth along the entrance road; bird gave a series of chip notes in response to playback and was glimpsed as it flew across the road; conditions same as previous cut [partly cloudy, calm, 83¡ F].
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.