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Moustached Grass-Warbler

Melocichla mentalis

ML14600


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Myles E. W. North
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32.0 km S of NAIROBI; LUKENYA; NEAR ATHI RIVER
Eastern, Kenya
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Latitude and Longitude -1.4167, 37.1667 Map

Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
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Comments

NOTES: Cover density: OPEN; S.M. MEMTALIS. SAVANNAH WITH OPEN PLAINS AND VALLEYS WOODED WITH ACACIA XANTHOPHLOEA. INITIALLY A MIXED FLOCK OF ALL THE SPECIES CAN BE HEARD. ML: Background subject changed from recordist's original identification of Coracias naevius naevius to Coracias naevius to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015. ML: Background subject changed from recordist's original identification of Pogoniulus pusillus affinis to Pogoniulus pusillus to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015. Habitat: Savannah.

Background Species

Blue-naped Mousebird - Urocolius macrourus
Lesser Striped Swallow - Cecropis abyssinica
Moustached Grass-Warbler - Melocichla mentalis
Rattling Cisticola - Cisticola chiniana
Red-fronted Barbet - Tricholaema diademata
Red-fronted Tinkerbird - Pogoniulus pusillus
Red-rumped Swallow - Cecropis daurica
Riparia sp. - Riparia sp.
Rufous-crowned Roller - Coracias naevius

Technical Information

Recorder
EMI RE321
Microphone
Grampian DP5
Accessories
Parabola 43.2cm (17in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
22 May 2001 by Martha Fischer
Edited

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