California Quail

Callipepla californica

ML56880


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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: (Breeding: ?territorial, ?breeding; Sound: call plus rally call?; Gen Climate: cyclic wet-dry; Cover den: med) BNA: Advertisement Call "cow" can be heard at first, followed by several "Assembly or Rally Calls" ("cu-CA-cow"), and then again more Advertisement Calls. After the recordist's first advertisement (at 6 minutes), Alarm Calls are possibly heard ("pit-pit") CZ 05/02/2004. Habitat: Evergreen Forest, Coniferous Forest, Deciduous Forest, Stream, Riparian, Canyon.

Background Species

American Robin - Turdus migratorius
Black-headed Grosbeak - Pheucticus melanocephalus
California Towhee - Melozone crissalis
California Scrub-Jay - Aphelocoma californica
Song Sparrow - Melospiza melodia

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
5 Feb 2004 by Claudia Zan
Edited
31 Jul 1992 by Steven R. Pantle

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