Andean Teal (Merida)

Anas andium altipetens

ML58953


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Paul A. Schwartz
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Laguna de Mucubaji
Mérida, Venezuela
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Latitude and Longitude 8.8, -70.8 Map

Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
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Behaviors
Breeding
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Comments

NOTES: Neotropical Institute Cut # 5. Bulk reel: 11; Extra cut length: 4:40 part B 203 tape. Time for a) & b): 6:05 to 6:50 AM. a) 23 Oct 1970. Many different vocalizations; there was apparently some conflict at times, involving at least two pairs. The sounds [sentence unfinished by recordist]. Quality: 1-2. Level: 0. 3.75 ips. Copy from original at 7.5 ips. Filt. 200/6 kHz. b) A continuation, with original recording. Then sound of ducks "tipping up." Qualitiy: 1-2. Level: +3. 3.75 ips original. c) 24 Oct 1970. 5:50 AM. Further recording next morning at dawn. Qualitiy: 1-2. Level: +3, +5. At the end of the 3.75" part b) there is added a portion of the original recording @ 7.5 ips of part a). LNS: Subject changed from Anas flavirostris to A. andium to reflect current taxonomy. -Matt Medler, 22 Sept 2010. Number of individuals=UU4+;.

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA III
Microphone
Electro-Voice 650
Accessories
Parabola 91.4cm (36in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
13 Nov 2003 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
15 Jun 2009 by David McCartt
Edited
by David L. Ross, Jr.

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