Northern Flicker (Red-shafted)

Colaptes auratus [cafer Group]

ML150938501



eBird Checklist S54778306
Fletcher Lake
Cariboo, British Columbia, Canada
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Latitude and Longitude 51.7701, -123.0786 Map

Age
Adult
Sex
Female
Sounds
Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
Playback

Comments

female inside nest singing with its head outside the hole; example songs with 1 second spacing inserted

Observation details

pair repeated coming in and out of a putative nesting hole 15 m up a 20 trembling aspen snag; observed courtship (fan-tail displays, one copulation); sounds coming from inside hole indicated nest modification underway; female recorded calling both just outside the hole (perched immediately below entrance facing tree and perched inside the hole with head protruding) making the "ha-ha-ha.." call. Recordings to be added

Technical Information

Recorder
Marantz PMD-670
Microphone
Sennheiser ME62
Accessories
Telinga parabola
Original file size
7,127KB

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