Black-hooded Antwren

Formicivora erythronotos

ML113410


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Curtis Marantz
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Valle de Rio Mambucaba
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Latitude and Longitude -22.9542, -44.5589 Map

Age and Sex
Adult Female – 1
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Call; Song
Behaviors
Foraging or Eating
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
; ;
Playback
Used

Media notes

NOTES: Two parts, the first recorded about 7:20, the second at 7:37. This cut recorded after playback by Jeremy Minns of prerecorded tape made by Luiz Gonzaga (birds sang only minimally without being provoked); male was well seen, but female was nearby; bird on axis (the male) was five to ten meters away and 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 meters up in scattered, small bushes over scrub of overgrown orchard; bird approached and moved all around us in response to our tape playback; birds were generally rather quiet, even after playback, but eventually began to sing (some song soon after dawn, but little else unsolicited); no additional playback between the two parts of this cut; the male often perched in the open and flicked its wings a bit; I never saw this female; calls are at end of cut; male was in foreground, the female off-axis; scattered, high, thin clouds; calm; mid 70s. LNS note: Recordist use genus name Formicivora. mf. Response to playback: Approach. Response to playback: Different song. Other Behaviors: Mate, Advertise. Habitat: Evergreen Forest, Rural, Orchard, Second-growth, Scrub.

Background Species

Laughing Falcon - Herpetotheres cachinnans
Plain Parakeet - Brotogeris tirica
Slaty-breasted Wood-Rail - Aramides saracura
Spot-breasted Antvireo - Dysithamnus stictothorax
Tataupa Tinamou - Crypturellus tataupa
Tufted Antshrike - Mackenziaena severa

Technical Information

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

Archival Information

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

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