Jennifer F. M. Horne
7 Nov 1973
- 665.0 km SE of Madagascar; 164 KM SW Mauritius; Plaine des Chicots-Gite
- -20.4666667 55.45
- NAGRA III-B
NOTES: (Time: 1700-1720. No. of Animals/Sex: adult(s), male(s) (two checkmarks), and female(s). Behav. Context: Muted mimic song from one of the group. Gen. Habitat: See Studies of Mascarene Island Birds, editor A.W. Diamond, 1987 Cambridge University Press.) Field lannotation re: one Z. b. b. coming in close in response to playback of the muted song. This sequence of muted song was uttered by one of the group as they were foraging moving through an exotic Austrailia acacia in the area of the GTTE (small hunting lodge). Lastly there is a sequence of one male singing.