Sharp-tailed Grouse

Tympanuchus phasianellus

ML2542


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Warren Y. Brockelman
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24.0 km W of Medicine Lake
Montana, United States
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Age and Sex
Adult Male – 5
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
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Playback

Comments

Part of a clucking performance, plus notes given as birds flushed. About five males were on this stamping ground. Habitat: Knoll in rolling short-grass prairie. Other Behaviors: Lek, Perform Visual Display, Court.

Background Species

Chestnut-collared Longspur - Calcarius ornatus
Horned Lark - Eremophila alpestris
Western Meadowlark - Sturnella neglecta

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA III-B
Microphone
AKG 200
Accessories
Parabola 91.4cm (36in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
16 Oct 2000 by Martha Fischer
Edited

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