Northern Pygmy-Owl (Pacific)

Glaucidium gnoma [californicum Group]

ML226578011


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Brian Sullivan
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eBird Checklist S67681191
Unnamed Road, Carmel Valley, California, US (36.468, -121.755)
Monterey, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 36.4679, -121.7554 Map

Age
Adult
Sex
Unknown
Sounds
Call; Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
;
Playback
Not Used

Media notes

Clean recording of this individual perched about 20 feet away in the top of a leafing out valley oak. I was directly below the bird with the mic pointing straight up. Finally a stretch with no airplanes and a decent recording!

Background Species

Acorn Woodpecker - Melanerpes formicivorus
House Wren (Northern) - Troglodytes aedon [aedon Group]
Northern Flicker (Red-shafted) - Colaptes auratus [cafer Group]
Violet-green Swallow - Tachycineta thalassina

Technical Information

Recorder
Marantz PMD661 MKII
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH70
Accessories
Original file size
27,391KB

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