Greater x Lesser Prairie-Chicken (hybrid)

Tympanuchus cupido x pallidicinctus

ML151687691


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Tom Johnson
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eBird Checklist S54736549
Gove County private property
Gove, Kansas, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 38.7577, -100.615 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

*rare (but apparently regular in this area of contact between the two parental species); displaying males studied critically, with mixed grapefruit & orange on air sacs, intermediate undertail covert pattern, extremely bushy eye combs; both appeared a bit more like Greater than Lesser; the one featured in the audio recording sounds like a higher-pitched, quieter, somewhat stuttering Greater Prairie-chicken; photos, audio, video

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Lens model
EF400mm f/5.6L USM
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/500 sec
ISO
1600
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
1,109KB
Dimensions
1499 x 1000

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