Jennifer F. M. Horne
31 Oct 1977
- below Nairobi escarpment; Kedong Valley; Keiley/Mayer House
- -1.1666667 36.5
- 1737 meters
- STELLAVOX SP7
NOTES: (Bkground Sounds: Domestic house sounds: wood sawing, children, pots & pans; aircraft. No. of Animals/Sex: 5 adults, 1 male, 1 female, 2 unknown sex. Social Contact: Likely a family group. Breeding Status: Territorial.) HPF 240 Hz.
Kedong Valley below Nairobi escarpment below, i.e. under the Italian church over the escarpment. Five individuals were eventually feeding and calling; mostly two are heard. Pepper Tree = Peruvian Schinus molle with a local Kenya parasite living on it. Loranthus-like with fruit on w hich they were feeding. Could have been a family group.
[Post-it note on cat. #79351: "All the Kedong 1977 recordings from 79351-79362 habitat is described in detail on 79362." 79362 reads only "same as RRN 79362." - AF 04 Feb. 2002]