Jennifer F. M. Horne
- E of Baringo Lake (will be wetland); Laikipia Ranching Co.; Sipili "Wood"
- STELLAVOX SP7
NOTES: (Part A&B notes - Day: 22/25/26; Background Sounds: Columbidae sp., I. variegatus male #1231 singing, Dendropicos goertae, Cuculinae sp., Turdoides melanops; Sound Category: call; Stimulus for Sound: natural; Cut Length: part A 9:41, part B 11:21, part C cont.) 22June Nestling in forter nest of Dedropicos goertae [Grey Woodpecker] all are of this fledgling. Field annotations included all of them!! These "cuts" show the change from the pure begging call to begging and yelp. also 25&26. Male I. variegatus #1231 singing.
(Part C&D notes - Day: 25/26; Background Sounds: I. variegatus male #1231, Sturninae sp. annotated, Poicephalus meyeri parrots noisy; Sound Category: call; Stimulus for Sound: natural; Cut Length: part C 09:50, part D 12:6) 26 June Nestling in foster nest of Dendropicos goertae. The calls now are developing into the yelp of "yaffle" call which had first been heard 25th also of course the begging call is heard when the adults are coming to feed it.
(Part E notes - Day: 26; Background Sounds: I. variegatus male #1231; Cut Length: 8:53) Fledgling in nest of Dendropicos goertae. It fledged about 10 minutes after this recording we did get it and ring it Honeyguide #14.