Giant Antpitta

Grallaria gigantea

ML168732


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Scott Olmstead
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Reserva Paz de las Aves
Pichincha, Ecuador
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Latitude and Longitude 0.0202, -78.7072 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

Singing from a elevated perch in a tree, perhaps 10m above ground on a steep slope leading down to a stream. The Sennheiser K6 low-cut filter was engaged during recording. ML: Subject changed from recordist's original identification of Grallaria gigantea hylodroma to Grallaria gigantea to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015. ML: Background subject changed from recordist's original identification of Rupicola peruvianus sanguinolentus to Rupicola peruvianus to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015. Other Behaviors: Advertise. Habitat: Cloudforest.

Background Species

Andean Cock-of-the-rock - Rupicola peruvianus
Bronze-olive Pygmy-Tyrant - Pseudotriccus pelzelni

Technical Information

Recorder
EDIROL R-09
Microphone
Sennheiser ME 66
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
1 Jun 2012 by Brad Walker
Digitized
4 Jun 2012 by Brad Walker
Edited
4 Jun 2012 by Brad Walker

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