Ivory-billed Aracari (Yellow-billed)
Pteroglossus azara flavirostris
Paul A Schwartz
14 Feb 1972
- Rio Negro frente a la Isla Cigarron
- 1.75 -67.0
- 100 meters
- NAGRA UNSPECIFIED IV
- Sennheiser MKH 405
- Parabola 91.4cm (36in)
NOTES: Neotropical Institute Cut # 1. Bulk reel: 420.
203 tape. (Has brown tape for lead.)
Natural vocalizations; grunting calls. Quality: 3. Level: +5.
a)14/II/72. 6:30 AM. Weather: Fair. Also hear prominently Bucco.
b) 13/II/72. 4:55 PM. Weather: Clear. This was recorded the previous afternoon and is slightly better. (~ 4 birds together) Quality: 2. Level: +5.
c) 14/II/72. 8:05 AM. Grating calls and Andigena-type screams. Quality: 1-2. Level: +5.
*Note: birds not seen but circumstantial evidence on this (and previous occasion) seems to leave little doubt about the identity.
ML: Subject changed from recordist's original identification of Pteroglossus azara flavirostris to Pteroglossus azara azara/flavirostris to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015.