Jennifer F. M. Horne
12 Dec 1974
- 665.0 km SE of Madagascar; 164 KM SW Mauritius; Plaine des Chicots (Gite)
- -20.4666667 55.45
- STELLAVOX SP7
NOTES: (Breeding Status: Territorial paired, breeding. Sound Category: Muted mimic song. Stimulus for Sound: Natural (no playback), then playback own song ("Then I played this sequence.") Muted songs with mimicry. Playback brought in a Z. b. borbonicus and a rerecord section of loud or sequences of "muted song." There was a nest under construction about 5 bushes/trees from where he was singing!