Greater Roadrunner

Geococcyx californianus

ML20863


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Virginia Huber
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Age and Sex
Unknown – 1
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: (Species Sound Contact: Intermittent? Frequency of Sound: Sporadic. Gen. Climate: Arid. Cover Density: Sparse. Strata: Surface? low.) [Changed from Unidentified Bird cut 429 to Cyrtonyx montezumae cut 3. 18 Apr 2001 MF.] [Changed from Cyrtonyx montezumae to Geococcyx californianus. 30Nov2004 by CAM. MF] BNA: y the sound of a female, known as the "Descending Call" 05/02/2004. [NO! This appears to be the song of Geococcyx californianus. Similar to various other cuts (e.g., LNS #87422). Quality unchanged (3) - CAM - 29 November 2004]. Same subject(s) as LNS 20860. Response to playback: No response. Habitat: Forest, Evergreen Forest, Coniferous Forest, Deciduous Forest, Thicket/Brush, Canyon, Rocky.

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA IV-D
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 404
Accessories
Dan Gibson Parabola 45.7cm/11cm (18in/4.3in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
27 Nov 2001 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
5 Feb 2004 by Claudia Zan
Edited
17 Nov 1982 by Steve Greenspun

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