White-plumed Antbird

Pithys albifrons

ML113210


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Curtis Marantz
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Parque Nacional de Pico de Neblina; Sao Gabriel/Cucui road, ca. km 138
Amazonas, Brazil
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Latitude and Longitude 0.6722, -66.595 Map

Age and Sex
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Foraging or Eating
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
; ;
Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: Two parts recorded at 12:49, 12:51. Same bird as cut #98-22-06, of which this is an almost direct continuation; the bird was now eight to ten meters away and 1/2 to 1 meter up in dense undergrowth at edge of forest along roadside in a rather scrubby area; perched among vertical stems over ants among an antswarm flock that included Phlegopsis erythroptera, Gymnopithys rufigula, and the Pithys (of which there were probably at least two); recorded approximately kilometer marker 136 1/2 on road to Cucu¿; this bird was well seen and apparently a male with a long crest; full overcast, some drizzle just before this was recorded, low to mid 80s. Number of individuals=UU1+;. Other Behaviors: Establish Flock Contact, Social Context: Mixed. Habitat: Rainforest, Evergreen Forest, Scrub, Edge.

Background Species

Rufous-throated Antbird - Gymnopithys rufigula

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA IV-D
Microphone
Sennheiser ME 64
Accessories
Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
18 Nov 2002 by Curtis Marantz
Digitized
18 Nov 2002 by Martha Fischer
Edited
18 Nov 2002 by Martha Fischer

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