Pterodroma sp.

Pterodroma sp.

ML167504


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Jon Erickson
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Latitude and Longitude -19.8546, 57.7843 Map

Age and Sex
Unknown – 5
Sounds
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Unspecified

Comments

At approx. :02, two light morph Round Island Petrels fly past the microphone in the "paired" formation. At approx. :22, the Black Winged Petrel can be heard (unseen). At approx. 1:10 two Round Island Petrels (both light morph) fly past the microphone in the "paired formation". At approx. 1:15, a single Round Island Petrel vocalizes unseen from the group of nest sites described in RRN JPE-MU2010-178. (Note: Upon completion of this recording, an inspection was made of the nesting sites which revealed an intermediate phase bird on nest #24, a dark phase bird on nest #DH, a dark phase bird on nest #8, and a fourth bird (unseen) which flew off before identification).

Background Species

Black-winged Petrel - Pterodroma nigripennis
White-tailed Tropicbird (Indian Ocean) - Phaethon lepturus lepturus

Technical Information

Recorder
MARANTZ PMD 661
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 20
Accessories
Telinga Parabola 54.7cm/15.5cm (21.5in/6.1in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
16 Mar 2012 by Jay McGowan
Digitized
16 Mar 2012 by Jay McGowan
Edited
16 Mar 2012 by Jay McGowan

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