1 Adult Male
Sight and Sound
David M Nutter
26 Jun 1988
- 10.3 -84.8
- 1360 meters
- Montane Grassland
- Evergreen Forest
- MARANTZ PMD 201
NOTES: Sound Category: type 'A' song; Behavioral Context of Sound: male-males at display perch; Strata in Habitat: song perch;
Site: "Elias" is downhill and behind Pension Quetzal, a trip of remnant of second growth forest between pastures and near the cliff edge but above the pond. tree is 15 m tall. 2 emergent, dead at top. three full adult males are present; only one (with extended wattles).
Calls: "BONK" "EEE" "twany EEE'
Displays include switching perches, taking lower inside perch. about face in air, and calls in ear of other bird(s).
Bacground includes repetitive ascending croak of R. sulfuratus, occasional distant "BONK" of other Bell bird(s), labeled "other".
About 3/4 km West of Lecheria .
Study Subject # 20.