Pearly-breasted Conebill

Conirostrum margaritae

ML127494


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Curtis Marantz
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Rio Solimões; Ilha Marchantaria
Amazonas, Brazil
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Latitude and Longitude -3.2653, -59.9986 Map

Age and Sex
Juvenile – 1
Unknown – 1
Sounds
Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Used

Media notes

NOTES: Two birds, one of which may have been an immature, seen 22 meters up overhead in a Cecropia canopy in an area in which the undergrowth had been mostly cleared at the upper end of the island on the north side; these birds may have called before playback, but they sang only after playback of a recording made at this same site the previous year, in response to which they came in right up overhead and began singing; partly cloudy, intermittent breeze, mid-90s. Response to playback: Approach. Response to playback: Different song. Other Behaviors: Advertise. Habitat: Rainforest, Evergreen Forest, River, Island, Second-growth.

Background Species

House Wren - Troglodytes aedon
Spotted Tody-Flycatcher - Todirostrum maculatum

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA 4.2
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 20
Accessories
Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
30 Nov 2005 by Curtis Marantz
Digitized
30 Nov 2005 by Michael Andersen
Edited
30 Nov 2005 by Michael Andersen

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