ML 59932

AudioDateDownLeftRightUpCloseReportGallerySettingsGiftLanguageGridListMapMenuPhotoPlayPlusSearchStarUserVideo

Rufous-banded Owl -- Ciccaba albitarsis More
Audio »
More
Video »
Browse
species »
 

Age/Sex
Identification
Solicitation
Behavior
Note

1 Adult Female
1 Adult Male  

 

 

 

Sound stimulation was (other): playback.  

White-throated Screech-Owl -- Megascops albogularis

Paul A Schwartz
25 Apr 1970 at 19:30

    Geography
  • Venezuela
    Táchira
    Locality
  • Páramo Zumbador
    Latitude/Longitude
  • 8.0   -72.0833333
    Elevation
  • 2450 meters
    Channels
  • Mono
    Sampling Rate
    Bit Depth
    Recorders
  • NAGRA UNSPECIFIED IV
    Microphones
  • Electro-Voice 650
    Accessories
  • Parabola 91.4cm (36in)
    Equipment Note

NOTES: Neotropical Institute Cut # 16. Bulk reel: 70; Extra cut length: 5:09203 tape.1930 hours to ~ 2030 hours. Continuous series hoots by female and ~ normal phrase type by male, both birds "hoarse;" this is in reaction to playback of a small part of field tape. Quality: 1. Level: -3. 3 3/4 ips.The focus then shifted to the male; in background the female changes to normal-type phrase. Quality: 1. Level: -3.Then the female in focus, normal-type phrases; this is ~20' later. Quality: 1. Level: -3.This continues @ 7.5 (but female changed position?) and some calls of Otus albogularis are also given, apparently triggered by the Ciccaba!!! Quality: 1. Level: 0. 7.5ips.Then the Ciccaba female sings alone, normal-type phrases which are ~ normal in quality. (Some print-through.) The recording continues with female (presumed) singing normal-type phrases, now ~ 20' after more playback. Quality: 1. Level: 0.At end, some phrases are recorded with the reflector ~ 30¡ off-focus. Quality: 1. Level: +3.@ end bird flew (actually closer to me) but the sound is almost inaudible. 7.5ips.

Close Title