Virginia Rail (Virginia)

Rallus limicola limicola/friedmanni

ML63976


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Donald Kerr
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7.5 km SE of Tobermory on Hwy. 6
Ontario, Canada
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Latitude and Longitude 45.2117, -81.5967 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: (Breeding Status: Territorial. Sound Category: Not certain. Sound Source: Unknown. General Climate: "Moderate." General Habitat: Small swampy area, highway. Cover Density: Thick. Strata: Song perch.) Tape counter 168-204. Calling kiddick, kid-dick, etc. Tape counter 213-222 additional recording of same Virginia Rail. [There appear to be 17 sets of "tick-it" calls, which are presumably given as a male advertising call (following BNA), but this recording is so busy that it is difficult to be certain. Quality added (3-2 - this recording is so busy that it is difficult to differentiate the calls given by the target bird) - CAM - 8 April 2005]. Other Behaviors: Advertise.

Technical Information

Recorder
MARANTZ PMD 222
Microphone
Telinga Pro II
Accessories
Telinga Parabola 54.7cm/15.5cm (21.5in/6.1in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
15 Aug 2001 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
13 May 2002 by Lauren A. Serafin
Edited

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