Sage Thrasher

Oreoscoptes montanus

ML49456


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Curtis Marantz
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20.0 km N of Sierraville; Dyson Lane
Plumas, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 39.75, -120.35 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: (Same indiv. as 2-90-09 and 2-90-10; Breeding Status: Territorial; Sound Delivery Rate: Normal? General Climate: Arid; Habitat Type: Sagebrush; Weather: Ground fog over marsh 1/2 km E.) Bird was skylarking after recording was made and on one occasion, after recording was made, chased another Sage Thrasher. Singing from fenceposts along a road and, on occasion, larger sagebrush plants. Other Behaviors: Advertise. Habitat: Grassland, Montane Grassland, Thicket/Brush.

Background Species

Brewer's Blackbird - Euphagus cyanocephalus
Brewer's Sparrow - Spizella breweri
Horned Lark - Eremophila alpestris
Western Meadowlark - Sturnella neglecta

Technical Information

Recorder
SONY TC-D5 PRO II
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 815
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
3 Nov 2000 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
22 Jan 2004 by Claudia Zan
Edited
26 Oct 1990 by Heather Wood

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