Speke's Weaver

Ploceus spekei

ML14477


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Myles E. W. North
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Hell's Gate Gorge
Rift Valley, Kenya
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Latitude and Longitude -0.75, 36.4167 Map

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

Comments

NOTES: COLONY OF BIRDS NESTING IN WHISTLING THORN TREES (ACACIA DREPANOLOBIUM) IN THE GORGE. RECORDING HAS 2 PARTS. PT.1-WHISTLING OF THORNS DURING A THUNDER SHOWER WITH SOME CHATTER FROM P. SPEKEI; ALSO A SPARROW. MICROPHONE PLACED IN ONE OF THE TREES. PT.2-CALLS MADE BY THE BIRDS OF COLONY AFTER THE STORM. MICROPHONE WITHIN 3M OF COLONY. PART COPIED FOR MORE VOICES. Social Context: Colony.

Technical Information

Recorder
AMPEX 401
Microphone
Altec 633
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
2 Sep 2010 by Jessie Barry
Edited

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