Brandt's Cormorant

Urile penicillatus

ML185591


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Ana Montiel Arteaga
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Gregory Budney
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Isla Todos Santoa; Isla Sur
Baja California, Mexico
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Latitude and Longitude 31.8069, -116.7926 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 50
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Flying
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Media notes

Stereo pair placed within colony of cormorants on a cliff. Six or more Western Gulls were hanging around perimeter of colony and sometimes entering and trying to flush cormorants off nests. At least one egg taken during recording. Other Behaviors: Emit Agonistic Call, Flight Sound. Equipment Notes: Decoded MS Stereo.

Background Species

Black Oystercatcher - Haematopus bachmani
Western Gull - Larus occidentalis

Technical Information

Recorder
MARANTZ PMD 661
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 20; Sennheiser MKH 30
Accessories
Sound Devices MP-2 Stereo Preamp

Archival Information

Cataloged
1 May 2014 by Jay McGowan
Digitized
1 May 2014 by Jay McGowan
Edited
1 May 2014 by Jay McGowan

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