Ruddy Duck

Oxyura jamaicensis

ML63014



20.0 km N of Sierraville; Dyson Lane; E Of Bridge
Sierra, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 39.75, -120.35 Map

Age and Sex
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Non-vocal; Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Media notes

NOTES: breeding status: territorial, territorial solitary Notes: bird surfaced adj to recordist as recording 91-10-1 was being made- this bird was then recorded. Display associated with calling: head held erect, head then dropped into water - vocal grunts associeated with physical activity. dsh. Other Behaviors: Advertise. Habitat: Wetland, Freshwater, Montane Grassland, Pond.

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA IV-D
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 816T
Accessories
Roche Parabola 74cm/17.7cm (29.1in/7in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
19 Jun 1997 by Martha Fischer
Digitized
16 Aug 2005 by Michael Andersen
Edited
16 Apr 1997 by Matthew D. Medler

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