Sight and Sound
Response to playback: Approach. Response to playback: Normal song. Response to playback: Different song.
Curtis A Marantz
27 Sep 2000
- Floresta Nacional de Caxiuana; Estacao Cientifica Ferreira Penna
- -1.7375 -51.4555556
- Evergreen Forest
- NAGRA 4.2
- Sennheiser MKH 20
- Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)
NOTES: One of two birds seen well had orange legs and facial skin, and a black tail with one narrow, white band in the middle; bird was perched 20-25 meters away and 15-20 meters up in mid-levels of good terra firme forest near tower about 50 meters off north end of grid between Trails R and S; recorded after quite a bit of playback from tower by Renata de Melo Valente, in response to which the birds flew quietly back-and-forth and called intermittently; even before playback, this bird was giving the Òbouncing ballÓ calls; partly cloudy, breezy, 83¡ F.