Mountain Quail

Oreortyx pictus

ML30198


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Robert B. Angstadt
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Robert C. Stein
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3.2 km E of CRANE FLAT; YOSEMITE NAT. PARK
California, United States
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Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
;
Playback
Unspecified

Comments

NOTES: BIRD CALLING FROM TOP OF ROCK PILE IN TRANSITION FOREST. ON TIOGA PASSROAD. BNA: Advertisement call or Crow is heard. It is a two-note whistle described as "quee-ark" , "queerk", "queeark", "querk" or "plu-ark". CZ 06/02/2004. Habitat: Forest, Rocky.

Background Species

Dusky Flycatcher - Empidonax oberholseri
Fox Sparrow - Passerella iliaca
Mountain Chickadee - Poecile gambeli
Purple Finch - Haemorhous purpureus
Red-breasted Nuthatch - Sitta canadensis
Ruby-crowned Kinglet - Regulus calendula
Spotted Towhee - Pipilo maculatus

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA III-B
Microphone
AKG Unspecified
Accessories
Parabola 101.6cm (40in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
6 Feb 2004 by Claudia Zan
Edited

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