Common Hippopotamus

Hippopotamus amphibius

ML69174


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Linda Macaulay
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eBird Checklist S38793507
Mahango Game Reserve
Okavango, Namibia
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Latitude and Longitude -18.0, 20.0 Map

Age and Sex
Adult Female – 1
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Behaviors
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: (Species Sound: Frequent. Breeding Status: Territorial Paired. Gen. Hab: Moist. Hab. Types: Baihyea/Miombo forest. Cov. Density: None.) Female stayed further away from bank, male was aggressively defending territory. Moved back and forth by use. [sic] Aggressive noises - opening of mouth wide repeatedly. Other Behaviors: Perform Visual Display. Habitat: Forest, River, Savannah.

Background Species

Red-eyed Dove - Streptopelia semitorquata

Technical Information

Recorder
SONY TC-D5 PRO II
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 60
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
7 Feb 2001 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
19 Sep 2002 by Sarah Benson-Amram
Edited

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