Amazonian Pygmy-Owl

Glaucidium hardyi

ML127729


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Curtis Marantz
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Projeto de Assentimento Puxurizal
Amazonas, Brazil
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Latitude and Longitude -4.4656, -59.5533 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
; ;
Playback
Used

Comments

NOTES: This recording highlights the same bird as cut #2000-43-03, after limited additional playback of itself, with the owl now seen on exposed perches in two different trees, both times about 30 meters away and 25 meters up in the canopy at the edge of tall, terra firme forest; now the bird came right in with minimal playback and sat on exposed perches; for the first part, the bird was near the top of a smaller tree but for the second part it was about two-thirds of the way up a larger tree; recorded along the right fork of the second spur (ramal) road in the INCRA project; at the end of the recording the owl was being mobbed by Cyanerpes caeruleus and Heliothryx aurita; dense overcast, calm, 83¡ F. Other Behaviors: Advertise. Habitat: Rainforest, Evergreen Forest.

Background Species

Purple Honeycreeper - Cyanerpes caeruleus
Screaming Piha - Lipaugus vociferans
White-throated Tinamou - Tinamus guttatus
White-throated Toucan - Ramphastos tucanus

Technical Information

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

Archival Information

Cataloged
6 Dec 2005 by Curtis Marantz
Digitized
6 Dec 2005 by Michael Andersen
Edited
6 Dec 2005 by Michael Andersen

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