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Black Tern -- Chlidonias niger More
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Age/Sex
Identification
Solicitation
Behavior
Note

6 Adult  

100%

Sight and Sound

 

 

call

Social context: colony

fly

emit alarm

perform visual display

scold

 

Sound stimulation was (other): walking in marsh near nests.  

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Randolph S Little
8 Jun 1989 at 09:30

    Geography
  • United States
    California
    Plumas County
    Locality
  • 20.0 km N of Sierraville; Dyson Lane
    Latitude/Longitude
  • 39.75   -120.35
    Elevation
  • 1500 meters
    Region
  • Chaparral
    Habitats
  • Pasture
  • Freshwater
  • Wetland
  • Grassland
  • Deciduous Forest
    Features
  • Scrub
    Channels
  • Mono
    Sampling Rate
    Bit Depth
    Recorders
  • NAGRA IV-D
    Microphones
  • Sennheiser MKH 404
    Accessories
  • Parabola 91.4cm/30.5cm (36in/12in)
    Equipment Note

NOTES: (Species Sound: constant; Breeding Status: not territorial?, breeding; Behavioral Context: annoyance, threat; Sound Delivery Rate: high, agitated; Visual Display with Sound: verbally on tape; General Climate: arid; Cover Density: sparse; Water Association: marshy field; Parabola: 36"/12")

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