California Quail

Callipepla californica

ML2688



South Island; NELSON; RABBIT ISLAND
New Zealand
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Latitude and Longitude -41.2833, 173.1667 Map

Age and Sex
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
;
Playback

Comments

Three-syllable crow with accent on the second syllable. Open country with nearby cover. BNA:The call heard is likely the "Assembly" or "Rally" call, a 3-syllable call that phonetically soundls like "cu-CA-cow". Advertisement calls only have one syllable so it is unlikely to be an advertisement call. (CZ 05/02/2004.). Sound stimulation was (other): NATURAL(NO PLAYBACK). Other Behaviors: Advertise.

Technical Information

Recorder
MAGNEMITE 610E
Microphone
Altec 688A
Accessories
Parabola 101.6cm/25.4cm (40in/10in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
5 Feb 2004 by Claudia Zan
Edited

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