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Chestnut Wattle-eye -- Platysteira castanea More
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1 Adult Male  

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Response to playback: Different song.  

Blue-breasted Kingfisher -- Halcyon malimbica
tinkerbird sp. -- Pogoniulus sp.
Smithornis sp. -- Smithornis sp.

Jennifer F. M. Horne
Donald S McChesney
18 Nov 1967 at 00:00

    Geography
  • Uganda
    Locality
  • BUDONGO FOREST
    Latitude/Longitude
  • 1.75   31.5
    Habitats
  • Forest
    Features
  • Second-growth
    Channels
  • Mono
    Sampling Rate
    Bit Depth
    Recorders
  • UHER 4000L
    Microphones
  • Grampian DP6
    Accessories
  • Parabola 45.7cm (18in)
    Equipment Note

NOTES: Cover density: THICK; TWO SOUNDS - 1) A QUIET 'WHIP-WHIP-WHIP-WHIP'; BEHAVIOR NOT SEEN AS BIRD WAS CONCEALED 2) METALLIC CLINK OR TINK SIMILAR TO TINKERBIRD BUT NOT SO LOUD. RECORDIST FEELS 2ND SOUND MADE AS A RESULT OF PLAYBACK OFTHE FIRST. WHEN THE 1ST SOUND WAS PLAYED BACK TO THE BIRD HE REMAINEDQUIETLY IN HIS BUSH AND CONTINUED HIS 'WHIP-WHIP'. WHEN THE SECOND WAS PLAYED BACK AGAIN HE CHANGED POSITION AND REVEALED HIMSELF BEGINNINGTHE 2ND VOCALIZATION, ON PLAYBACK OF THIS SECOND SOUND HE MOVEDAWAY DEEPER INTO THE FOREST AS THOUGH THE INTRUDER AND COME INTO HIS TERRITORY AND HE WAS FRIGHTENED. EQUATORIAL FOREST. HIGH CANOPY WITH THICK 2ND GROWTH. RECORDED IN THE MORNING. Cover density: THICK; Cover density: THICK;

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