Hudson's Black-Tyrant

Knipolegus hudsoni

ML46102


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Bret Whitney
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Parque Nacional Lihue Calel
La Pampa, Argentina
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Age and Sex
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Media notes

NOTES: (Cut #221B. Species Sound or Social Contact: Isolated. Breeding Status: Territorial, breeding. Sound Delivery Rate: Normal. Gen. Climate: Arid. Gen. Habitat: In patchy trees within grassland, generally rocky terrain.) Much wind. Male perched on top of dead twigs of tree +/- 5-8 m. tall. Gives first couple "tip" calls on perch, then flies vertically up a foot or so, does a sideways roll s it descends back to same perch, flashing white in wings as it does. Rapid part of vocalization given as bird descends to perch. Another individual +/- 20 m. away. Part A: 12:23; Part B: 1:08. Other Behaviors: Advertise, Court, Perform Visual Display. Habitat: Grassland, Thicket/Brush.

Background Species

Pearly-vented Tody-Tyrant - Hemitriccus margaritaceiventer
White-tipped Plantcutter - Phytotoma rutila

Technical Information

Recorder
SONY TCM-5000
Microphone
Sennheiser ME 80
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
3 Jun 2002 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
11 Oct 2007 by David McCartt
Edited
11 Dec 1989 by Joel W. Govostes

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