Turquoise Tanager (Turquoise)

Tangara mexicana [mexicana Group]

ML126856


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Curtis Marantz
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Cristalino Jungle Lodge, Trilha da Serra
Mato Grosso, Brazil
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Latitude and Longitude -9.5861, -55.9185 Map

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

Comments

NOTES: A flock of five or six birds 12-20 m away and 6-18 m up foraging on fruits in trees on top of Serra; ÒpikÓ calls seem to be contact calls given in the trees, the ÒseepÓ flight calls by birds coming and going; a Euphonia seen in same tree may never have called; conditions same [still hazy, occasional breeze, 84¡ F] [= RCR174-175]. Number of individuals=UU5-6;. Other Behaviors: Establish Flock Contact. Habitat: Forest, Deciduous Forest, Scrub, Rocky.

Background Species

Chaetura sp. - Chaetura sp.
Rufous-bellied Euphonia - Euphonia rufiventris
White-banded Swallow - Atticora fasciata

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA ARES-BB+
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 20
Accessories
Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
29 Sep 2005 by Curtis Marantz
Digitized
29 Sep 2005 by Martha Fischer
Edited
29 Sep 2005 by Martha Fischer

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