Ivory-billed Aracari (Yellow-billed)
Pteroglossus azara flavirostris
Sight and Sound
Curtis A Marantz
11 Nov 1999
- west bank Rio Negro, Lago Salvador
- -3.1252778 -60.1847222
- Evergreen Forest
- NAGRA 4.2
- Sennheiser MKH 20
- Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)
NOTES: Bird was unseen at the time, but a lone, silent bird was seen shortly thereafter not far away (thus not certainly the singing bird); recorded from edge of plateau at far side of trail to south of lodge, looking towards channel of igap¿/river [ca. 03¡ 07Õ 31" S, 60¡ 11Õ 05" W Ð representing the south end of the trail]; bird was probably 100 meters away and apparently high up; dense overcast, breeze at times, 78¡ F; contains an internal announcement.
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.