Sight and Sound
Social context: troop
Sound stimulation was (other): Stuffed owl. Response to playback: Attack.
Oliver H Hewitt
5 Aug 1989
- 75.0 km E of Port Charlotte; Washington Loop Road
- 28.5 -82.5
- Deciduous Forest
NOTES: (Breeding status: Territorial paired. Behavioral Context of Sound: Threat. Sound delivery rate: Agitated. Gen. Climate: Humid. Weather: Calm.)
Notes: I set up a stuffed (mounted) Barred Owl in the scrub jay territory. The reaction of the troop of 4 was immediate. Tape also includes alarm notes of Rufous-sided Towhee.