Daniel J Lebbin
4 Jan 2005
- Otuto Pampa
- -11.58 -74.88
- 3130 meters
- Montane Grassland
NOTES: Recorded with Optimus Micro-35 Microcassette Recorder. This recorder was recording off-speed.
Duet recorded at 3 m distance (overload microphone) from group containing 4-5 individuals in dense Chusquea bamboo in open, at Otuto Pampa 3130-3145 masl. Site described in Valqui (2004).
Plumage: gray forecrown, warm brown crown-nape, No barring or markings seen on back, wings or tail, white superciliary (from my sketch: dark auricular pactch-lore and malar stripe), warm rufous brown breast.
Foraging in non bamboo 0.5 m high and then flew into bamboo.
Genus likely to change to Pheugopedius.
LNS: Subject changed from Thryothorus sp. nov. to Pheugopedius sp. pending resolution of the the taxonomic status of this population. -Matt Medler, 15 July 2013.