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Red-crowned Ant-Tanager -- Habia rubica More
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Solicitation
Behavior
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1 Adult Male  

Sight

 

 

call

establish parent young contact

care for young

 

 

Walter A Thurber
19 Aug 1971 at 10:30

    Geography
  • El Salvador
    La Libertad
    Locality
  • LOS CHORROS
    Latitude/Longitude
  • 13.7   -89.3166667
    Elevation
  • 800 meters
    Channels
  • Mono
    Sampling Rate
    Bit Depth
    Recorders
  • UHER 4000L
    Microphones
    Accessories
  • Parabola 45.7cm (18in)
    Equipment Note

NOTES: THIS RECORDING WAS MADE OF A VISIT OF THE MALE TANAGER TO A NEST CONTAINING A NESTLING COWBIRD (MOLOTHRUS AENEUS). THE MALE APPROACHED THE NEST CALLING BASE OF THE SAPLING CONTAINING THE NEST, AND UPWARD FROM TWIG TO TWIG TO THE NEST. ON ARRIVING AT THE NEST HE STUFFS A BIT OF FOOD ( A CATERPILLAR?) INTO THE BILL OF THE NESTLING AND DEPARTS TO JOIN HIS MATE IN THE SCRUBBY TREE. ON DEPARTING HE UTTERS TWO HOARSE CALLS AS WAS HIS CUSTOM. THE FEMALE WAS NOT HEARD TO UTTER THESE NOTES.

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