Elegant Trogon (Elegant)

Trogon elegans elegans/lubricus

ML6532


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Walter A. Thurber
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7.0 km NE of CHANMICO
La Libertad, El Salvador
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Latitude and Longitude 13.8167, -89.3 Map

Age and Sex
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Unspecified

Media notes

Three, or probably more, Elegant Trogons were calling most of the morning. One came to a nearby tree to call. This recording includes all his calls from one perch, except during the short time used to change reels. Habitat: Old lava flow densely overgrown with brush, vines and occasional trees. Other Behaviors: Advertise.

Background Species

Altamira Oriole - Icterus gularis
Clay-colored Thrush - Turdus grayi
Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl - Glaucidium brasilianum
Golden-fronted Woodpecker - Melanerpes aurifrons
Grayish Saltator - Saltator coerulescens
Northern Bentbill - Oncostoma cinereigulare
Plain Chachalaca - Ortalis vetula
Rufous-naped Wren - Campylorhynchus rufinucha
Thicket Tinamou - Crypturellus cinnamomeus

Technical Information

Recorder
UHER 4000L
Microphone
Accessories
Parabola 45.7cm (18in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
7 Jul 2011 by Jay McGowan
Edited

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