Red-tailed Tropicbird

Phaethon rubricauda

ML167570


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Jon Erickson
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Latitude and Longitude -19.8546, 57.7843 Map

Age and Sex
Unknown – 2
Sounds
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Unspecified

Comments

A single individual fly up from west to following the contour of the slope. It came within 15 ft. of the microphone, passed by it, and turned 180 degrees counterclockwise. At this point, a second bird flew in close proximity of it and the two birds flew away together.

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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