1 Adult Male
Sight and Sound
David M Nutter
27 Jun 1988
- 10.3 -84.8
- 1400 meters
- Montane Grassland
- Evergreen Forest
- MARANTZ PMD 201
NOTES: Sound Category: song type 'B'; Strata in Habitat: song perch;
Same site and tree as # 18 LNS # 44667, Stella Wallace's Casita.
Plumage: full adult male, pure white head & breast; chestnut body. long extended wattles.
Calls: "kik kGEK", "KOK", "kGEK AK tip ok ak zi"
Displays: about face on and above perch; call to side (as if at nonexistant perchmate); preening, scratching with foot, flutter up and return to perch.
Background: distant "BONK"s by other Bell birds. Ruddy Pigion, Parokeet, Woodpecker, Plain Wren, House Wren, Keel-billed Toucan, motor.
Study Subject; 21.