Greater Pewee

Contopus pertinax

ML20746


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Walter A. Thurber
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Las Minas de San Cristobal
Santa Ana, El Salvador
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Latitude and Longitude 14.4167, -89.3667 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Used

Media notes

NOTES: Weather: WIND; THIS IS ONE OF THE FLYCATCHERS VERY DIFFICULT TO IDENTIFY IF NOT IN HAND.THROUGH 10X BINOCULARS THE BIRD SEEMED IDENTICAL WITH CONTOPUS PERTINAX NETTED AND PHOTOGRAPHED AT THE SAME PLACE THE YEAR BEFORE. CULTIVATED AREA WITH OCCASIONAL LARGE CYPRESS TREES. 1 ADULT(S); MALE? BNA: Song "fred-rick fe-ar". [Yes, this indeed represents the "fred-rick fe-ar" Song of C. p. minor. Quality unchanged (2 - due to hiss, handling noise, and doves) - CAM - 22 December 2004]. Sound stimulation was (other): PLAYBACK. Response to playback: No response.

Background Species

Black-headed Siskin - Spinus notatus
House Wren - Troglodytes aedon
Northern Flicker - Colaptes auratus
Rufous-collared Robin - Turdus rufitorques
White-winged Dove - Zenaida asiatica

Technical Information

Recorder
UHER 4000 REPORT IC
Microphone
Accessories
Parabola 45.7cm (18in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
26 May 2004 by Martha Fischer
Edited

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