Jennifer F. M. Horne
5 Nov 1974
- 574.0 km E of Mauritius Island; Cascade Pigeon; Rodrigues
- -19.6833333 63.4166667
- STELLAVOX SP7
NOTES: (Bkground Sounds: Domestic pigs, wind. Breeding Status: Territorial, territorial paired, breeding. Gen. Climate: Wet, humid, cyclic wet-dry, SE Trades Zone, cyclones frequent. Gen. Habitat: See the Rodrigues Island section in Studies of Mascarene Island Birds, ed. A.W. Diamond, Cam. Universityi Press 1987.) Both morning and afternoon I was at the exact same locality--we had a nest close and these were the calls songs of the pair at the nest--its male sing from the top of the exotic introduced Eugenia fambos thickets.
LNS #74610 parts A, B, and C are the cuts which immediately preceed this earlier on 5 Nov. 1974. (see p. 369 Studies of Mascarene Island Birds, ed. Diamond, Cambridge Univ. Press 1987)