Paul A Schwartz
9 Mar 1971
- Paramo Rosales; road San Jose de Bolivar to La Gritas
- 8.03 -71.98
- 2750 meters
- NAGRA UNSPECIFIED IV
- Sennheiser MKH 405
- Parabola 91.4cm (36in)
NOTES: Neotropical Institute Cut # 17. Bulk reel: 146
a) 4:30 PM. Nasal chatter, given naturally. Quality: 2. Level: +3.
b) 6:20 PM. Normal "song"; one bird in focus, then another sings in the background. After a delay the bird in focus starts to sing again and another bird sings closer in background, upon which bird in focus flew down to other bird and some quiet chatter is heard. Quality: 1. Level: +3. 175 tape.
c) One normal song phrase obtained incidentally while trying to record Grallaria excelsa at ~ 6:40 AM of next day. Quality: 2. Level: +3.
LNS: Reclassified from S. latebricola to S. meridanus based on identification by Tom Schulenberg. -M. Medler, 12 March 2009.