Wedge-tailed Shearwater

Ardenna pacifica

ML1800


William V. Ward
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Popoia Island
Hawaii, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 21.3998, -157.7205 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 6
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: THESE BIRDS 'MOAN' FROM THEIR BURROWS (IN GROUND OR HOLES IN CORAL) AND ALSO WHILE BIRD IS ON SURFACE. SOUNDS ESPECIALLY WEIRD FROM BURROWS. SOMETIMES THEY CRAWLED ABOUT WHILE MOANING OR ATTEMPTED TO ATTACK OTHER SHEARWATERS OR DID NOTHING BUT MOAN. SOMETIMES CALLED FROM UNDER BRUSH GROWING ON AREAS WHERE THERE IS SOIL. ; Other recordist(s): BREESE P.; 6 ADULT(S); MALE(S); FEMALE(S).

Technical Information

Recorder
MAGNEMITE 610E
Microphone
Accessories
Parabola 107cm/25.4cm (42.1in/10in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
8 Dec 2005 by James Napoli
Edited

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