White-fringed Antwren (Southern)
Formicivora grisea [grisea Group]
1 Adult Female
1 Adult Male
Sight and Sound
Response to playback: Approach.
Curtis A Marantz
21 Dec 2000
- campina along road to Rio de Jatuarana
- -4.3972222 -59.5741667
- Evergreen Forest
- NAGRA 4.2
- Sennheiser MKH 20
- Roché Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)
NOTES: A pair of birds seen well as they foraged at the edge of the campina in taller and denser vegetation, with most bushes 2-3 meters in height; the first part of this recording was natural, then after playback of themselves, in response to which the birds approached somewhat and gave both the same calls and normal songs; after the announcement, the recording highlights calls by the male, which was on an exposed perch 10 meters away and 2 1/2 meters up; dense, low overcast, calm, 80¡ F; a multi-part cut with an internal announcement.