California Quail

Callipepla californica

ML56833


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Geoffrey A. Keller
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40.0 km N of King City; Pinnacles Nat. Monument
California, United States
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Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Media notes

NOTES: (Species sound or social contact: infrequent, frequent. [both were checked. mf] ; Breeding status: ?Territorial.; Sound category: Rally call?; Gen. Climate: cyclic wet-dry; Cover den: med) BNA: Probably the "Assembly" or "Rally" call heard in the foreground ("cu-CA-cow"). Occasional Advertisement Calls can be heard in the background ("cow"). CZ 05/02/2004. Habitat: Evergreen Forest, Coniferous Forest, Deciduous Forest, Stream, Riparian, Canyon.

Background Species

Acorn Woodpecker - Melanerpes formicivorus
Bewick's Wren - Thryomanes bewickii
Song Sparrow - Melospiza melodia
Yellow-breasted Chat - Icteria virens

Technical Information

Recorder
UHER REPORT 4200
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 106T
Accessories
Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
26 Jul 2000 by Martha Fischer
Digitized
5 Feb 2004 by Claudia Zan
Edited
27 Jul 1992 by Steven R. Pantle

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