Say's Phoebe

Sayornis saya

ML109287


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Charles Duncan
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125.0 km N of Nome
Nome, Alaska, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 65.31, -164.7217 Map

Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Media notes

NOTES: (Breeding Status: Territorial. Gen. Climate: Humid. Strata: High, song perch.) Cut begins at A-time 4:26, ends at 5:37. LNS Note: HP @ 160Hz. MER 10-11-2002. [This brief recording contains what appears to be a "Chatter Vocalization" followed by two examples of the fully peaked form of the Initially Peaked Vocalization (IPV; following Smith, W. J. 1970. Displays and message assortment in Sayornis species. Behaviour 37: 85-112). Note that the BNA account appears to have confused this vocalization with a type 1 Regularly Repeated Vocalization (RR1). Quality changed from ~2-3 to 2, 2-3 (the first vocalization has a better signal than the latter two) - 4 April 2005]. Habitat: Tundra, Arctic Tundra, Creek, Thicket/Brush.

Background Species

Wilson's Snipe - Gallinago delicata

Technical Information

Recorder
TASCAM DA-P1
Microphone
Sennheiser ME 66
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
16 Aug 2002 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
9 Oct 2002 by Mark E. Reaves
Edited
9 Oct 2002 by Mark E. Reaves

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