Joe T. Marshall, Jr.
20 May 1961
- Ne Slope Of Mt. Lemmon; Sabino Canyon
- Mohawk Midget
NOTES: Weather: WIND; E.D. HELLMAYRI. DAWN. HEAD OF CANYON IN CATALINA MOUNTAINS; PIMA COUNTY. 'WEE SIT' CALLS AT DAWN, WITH ONE COMPLETE SONG ALSO PERHAPS SOME 'WEEP' NOTES AND A 'CHURR'. LNS note: E. difficilis was split; by range and vocalization, this recording is of E. occidentalis. mf BNA: Male Position Note: "pit-PEET!" or rising whistle "wee-eee!" or "squeet!". I did not notice song in this recording. mf
ML: Subject changed from recordist's original identification of Empidonax occidentalis hellmayri to Empidonax occidentalis to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015.