Guira Cuckoo

Guira guira

ML67559


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Paul A. Schwartz
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near Guacho; near Vacaria
Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call; Song
Behaviors
Flying
Breeding
Tags
;
Playback
Unspecified

Media notes

NOTES: Neotropical Institute Cut # 1. Bulk reel: 365. a) 6:05 AM. Calls of flying birds. Quality: 3. Level: +5. 203 tape. 3.75 ips. b) Calls of perched birds. Pitangus sulphuratus at end. Quality: 2. Level: +5. 3.75 ips. "c") ~7:00 AM. (Not announced.) - Calls and "song" by birds that are ~200 m. to north and are probably different individuals from parts b). Quality: 1-2. Level: +5. 3.75 ips. @ ~ 3' to 3:35 is some good Kiskadee. @ ~4:35 to 5:35 or later is some good Thamnophilus ruficapillus. Data from Belton: RRN: 238. How Identified: by Sight. Location: 35KM S of Vacaria; Guacho. Latitude: 24¡44'S Longitude: 51¡04'W. Elevation: 800m. Social Context: Flock. Stimulus for Sound: Natural. Environmental Zone: Subtropical. Habitat Class: Grassland. Habitat Subclass: Edge. Belton data entered by mf 5Nov2009.

Background Species

Great Kiskadee - Pitangus sulphuratus
Rufous-capped Antshrike - Thamnophilus ruficapillus

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA UNSPECIFIED IV
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 405
Accessories
Parabola 61cm (24in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
3 Nov 2003 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
11 Aug 2009 by David McCartt
Edited
by David L. Ross, Jr.

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