Scarlet Tanager

Piranga olivacea

ML100801


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Wil Hershberger
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6.0 km SW of Emmittsburg; Rainbow Lake Rec. Area
Frederick, Maryland, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 39.6833, -77.3833 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Call; Dawn Song; Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Media notes

NOTES: Unusual. Dawn song and apparent mimicry of Purple martin. Proably a female. Female recording singing similar voc types in later cut. BNA: The 2-note Call ("chip-churr", "chic-burr", "chuck-ur", or "chip-bird") is heard as well as other unknown vocalizations. CZ 09/07/2004. Response to playback: No response. Other Behaviors: Mimicry, Subsong, Advertise. Habitat: Forest, Deciduous Forest, Pond.

Technical Information

Recorder
SONY TCD-D10 PRO II
Microphone
Sennheiser ME 62; Sennheiser ME 66
Accessories
Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
10 Nov 1999 by Martha Fischer
Digitized
5 Apr 2001 by Martha Fischer
Edited
10 Nov 1999 by Martha Fischer

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