Yellow-tufted Woodpecker

Melanerpes cruentatus

ML65128


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Paul A. Schwartz
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Rio Cuyuni + 88 km
Venezuela
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Latitude and Longitude 6.38, -58.68 Map

Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Media notes

NOTES: Neotropical Institute Cut # 9. Bulk reel: 255 Weather: Fair. a) 9:00 AM. Natural vocalizations. The first ones were obtained incidentally while trying to record something else. Quality: 1-2. Level: +10. In background is a song by Notharchus macrorhynchus. Then recorded direct. (As against sky couldn't see what "type" of birds called.) Quality: 1. Level: +5. The birds seen in this tree later were: One male rubrifrons type. One female rubrifrons type. One ? with some yellow on nape. One ? that appears to be rubrifrons type. ~ July 7, 1968 near El Palmar ~ 7 birds, all rubrifrons type. b) 12:30 PM. Natural vocalizations. Male rubrifrons type. (Then a female?) Quality: 1. Level: +10.

Background Species

Guianan Puffbird - Notharchus macrorhynchos

Technical Information

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

Archival Information

Cataloged
21 Nov 2002 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
8 Jul 2009 by David McCartt
Edited
by David L. Ross, Jr.

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