Australian Owlet-nightjar

Aegotheles cristatus

ML232829


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Vicki Powys
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Capertee Valley
Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Latitude and Longitude -33.0, 150.1396 Map

Age and Sex
Unknown – 2
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Media notes

Habitat: dry woodland. Several birds, soft 'tew' series gradually louder-fuller, hisses, full calls, jik calls, more tews; crickets. After 6:33 minutes, several close hissy churrs, another gives jiks and squeaky calls. After 7:57 minutes, soft tews, churrs in flight, another gives different churrs, soft hisses, full calls in mid distance. Equipment Notes: Pair of Primo EM172 microphones in a homemade Stereo Ambient Sampling System rig with closed-cell foam.

Technical Information

Recorder
OLYMPUS LS-10
Microphone
Primo EM172
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
12 Apr 2018 by Martha Fischer
Digitized
12 Apr 2018 by Martha Fischer
Edited
12 Apr 2018 by Martha Fischer

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