Black-chinned Sparrow

Spizella atrogularis

ML56879


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Geoffrey A. Keller
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30.0 km S of Banning
California, United States
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Age and Sex
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: (Breeding status: Territorial; Sp. sound: freq; Gen. Climate: arid; cover den: thick) BNA: Typical Song is heard ("sweet-sweet-te-te-te--tt-tt-t-t-t"). CZ 11/05/2004. [This is the typical song of BNA, alternating between typical examples of the "downslurred" trill (0:09, 0:32, 0:54, 1:15, 1:37, 1:54, 2:16, and 2:42) and of the "upslurred" trill (0:22, 0:42, 1:05, 1:26, 2:04, and 2:29). This represents S. a. cana based on range. Quality changed from 1 to 1-2 - CAM - 6 January 2005]. Habitat: Evergreen Forest, Chaparral.

Background Species

Bewick's Wren - Thryomanes bewickii
California Towhee - Melozone crissalis
Wrentit - Chamaea fasciata

Technical Information

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

Archival Information

Cataloged
20 Nov 2000 by Marilyn Moskal
Digitized
11 May 2004 by Claudia Zan
Edited
31 Jul 1992 by Steven R. Pantle

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