Rusty Sparrow

Aimophila rufescens

ML15009


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Walter A. Thurber
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SANTA ANA; Cerro Verde
Santa Ana, El Salvador
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Latitude and Longitude 13.8333, -89.6333 Map

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

Comments

NOTES: BIRD FLEW INTO THE BASE OF SMALL LOW-BRANCHED TREE CLOSE TO RECORDIST. BIRD BEGAN A WHISPER SONG. SONG GREW IN VOLUME AND THE BIRD WORKED ITS WAY UPWARD IN THE TREE UNTIL IT WAS AT THE TOP SINGING AT FULL INTENSITY. NOTE THE ALTERNATED PHRASES 1 MALE(S). A FLUTTER OF WINGS MARKS UPWARD MOVEMENT. A DECREASE IN VOLUME MARKS A POSITION WITH THE BIRD FACING AWAY FROM THE MICROPHONE. Other Behaviors: Advertise.

Background Species

House Wren - Troglodytes aedon
Cabanis's Wren - Cantorchilus modestus
Red-billed Pigeon - Patagioenas flavirostris
Rufous-collared Sparrow - Zonotrichia capensis
Morelet's Seedeater - Sporophila morelleti

Technical Information

Recorder
UHER 4000L
Microphone
Accessories
Parabola 45.7cm (18in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
15 Aug 2002 by Martha Fischer
Edited

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