Black-fronted Nunbird

Monasa nigrifrons

ML126860


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Curtis Marantz
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Ilha Cristalino
Mato Grosso, Brazil
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Age and Sex
Adult Female – 1
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Duet; Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: A single, decapitated duet given by birds that were well seen before I recorded them as they perched 75 m away and 15 m up in trees in an essentially ÒruralÓ area with scattered taller trees (including some palms) over scrubby fields and possibly an overgrown orchard along back side of settlement on Ilha Cristalino; conditions same [quite smoky, trace breeze, 85¡ F] [= RCR183]. Other Behaviors: Advertise. Habitat: Rural, Field, Island, Second-growth, Scrub.

Background Species

Yellow-rumped Cacique - Cacicus cela

Technical Information

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

Archival Information

Cataloged
11 Oct 2005 by Curtis Marantz
Digitized
11 Oct 2005 by Martha Fischer
Edited
11 Oct 2005 by Martha Fischer

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