Randolph S Little
20 May 1977
- Chiricahua Mountains; Cave Creek Canyon; Sunny Flats Campground
- Coniferous Forest
- Deciduous Forest
- NAGRA IV-D
- Sennheiser MKH 404
- Dan Gibson Parabola 45.7cm/11cm (18in/4.3in)
NOTES: (Breeding Status: territorial paired; Behavioral Context: courtship?, feeding?;Frequency of Sound: low; General Climate: dry; Cover Density: medium) One bird was perched on a nearly horizontal dead limb high in an apache pine. Each time it called it bobbed its head. The vocalizations of two separate individuals, presumabley mates, can be heard.
BNA: Several "Waka" calls are heard, followed by some tapping, and then by repeated "Karrit" and "karrit-cut" calls until the end of the recording. CZ 20/02/2004.