Sharp-tailed Grouse x Greater Prairie-Chicken (hybrid)
Tympanuchus phasianellus x cupido
Harry G Lumsden
29 Apr 1962
- Manitoulin Island; Sheguiandah Township
- EMI UNSPECIFIED MODEL
A static Metro 788 microphone used with Madison Fielding Micamp Model 30 and a static LT6 line matching transformer.
Only one pure Tympanuchus cupido, the rest were hybrids. Up to three hens present. Tympanuchus cupido is most prominent in this recording. Intimidation, aggression and courtship. Seven adult males, three adult females.
Male specimen collected by H.G. Lunsden, stored at Maple, Ontario.