American Coot (Red-shielded)

Fulica americana (Red-shielded)

ML105695


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Geoffrey A. Keller
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22.0 km SE of Diamond Lake Junction; Upper Klamath Marsh N
Klamath, Oregon, United States
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Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
; ;
Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: "baaak" calls from concealed location in cattail marsh [Seven examples of the Recognition Call of BNA, apparently given by a female (a nasal "punk"). There appear to be additional Recognition Calls by a male in the background. Quality changed from "E" to 2-1 - CAM - 4 March 2005]. Habitat: Wetland.

Background Species

American Coot (Red-shielded) - Fulica americana (Red-shielded)
Black Tern - Chlidonias niger
Common Yellowthroat - Geothlypis trichas
Marsh Wren - Cistothorus palustris
Red-winged Blackbird - Agelaius phoeniceus
Yellow-headed Blackbird - Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus

Technical Information

Recorder
UHER 4200 REPORT MONITOR
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 106T
Accessories
Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
28 Nov 2000 by Matthew D. Medler
Digitized
28 Nov 2000 by Matthew D. Medler
Edited
28 Nov 2000 by Matthew D. Medler

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