Fulvous Whistling-Duck

Dendrocygna bicolor

ML39319


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Oliver H. Hewitt
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Loxahatchee NWR
Florida, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 26.5, -80.5 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 300
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: (No. of Animals/Sex: 300 adults, Sex: 50-50? Species Sound: Constant. Breeding Status: Territorial, territorial paired. Sound Delivery Rate: High. General Climate: Wet, humid. Cover Density: Sparse.) Birds recently arrived on breeding area. Some territories established by paired birds. Some copulation occurred. Others were trying to establish territories. Also much squabbling over feeding places. Strong territorial dispute (255-270). Other Behaviors: Court, Copulate, Fight, Perform Visual Display. Habitat: Wetland, Freshwater, Pond.

Technical Information

Recorder
SONY TC-D5M
Microphone
Sennheiser ME 88
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
9 Jul 2001 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
2 Dec 2008 by Jessie Barry
Edited
10 Nov 1987 by John L. Bower

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