Brownish-flanked Bush Warbler

Horornis fortipes

ML14336


©
sheldon severinghaus
Search this contributor

NANTOU; WU SHE
Nantou County, Taiwan
Search this location, Illustrated Checklist
Latitude and Longitude 24.0333, 121.1167 Map

Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
;
Playback
Unspecified

Media notes

NOTES: LOUD, CLEAR, VERY PENETRATING WHISTLE. INTRODUCTORY NOTEBEGINS ALMOSTINAUDIBLY INCREASES GREATLY IN LOUDNESS BEFORE BREAKINGINTO FINAL MELODIOUS WHISTLE. INTRODUCTORY NOTE VARIES IN PITCH. SONGWAS SUNG OVER ACERTAIN AREA; AREA WAS COVERED PERIODICALLY. THIS PARTICULAR BIRD APPEARED TO COVER AN AREA ABOUT 200FT LONG (ALONG THE EDGE OF A ROAD) ANDABOUT 100FT WIDE (DOWN THE SLOPE FROM THE ROAD). HE COVERED THE AREA PERIODICALLY ALWAYS STAYING IN THE DENSEST PARTS OF THE UNDERBRUSH. STEEP, HEAVILY BRUSH-COVERED SLOPES; DENSE THICKETED RAVINES. Sex: 1 UNKNOWN. Other Behaviors: Advertise. Habitat: Montane Grassland.

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA III-B
Microphone
Sennheiser MD 211
Accessories
Parabola 101.6cm/30.5cm (40in/12in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
24 Oct 2001 by Lauren A. Serafin
Edited

Related Media

Same Species

View All