Mauritius Cuckooshrike

Lalage typica

ML72100


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Jennifer F. M. Horne
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840.0 km E of Madagascar; Macabe Forest; Brisfer Ridge
Mauritius
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Age and Sex
Adult Female – 1
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Call; Non-vocal; Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
; ;
Playback
Used

Comments

(Time: 1045 - 1100. Breeding Status: Territorial. Response to Playback: Different Sound.) Playback of the "kek call" evoked a response and clicking of mandibles which are clearly heard. See "Vocalisations of Endemic Land Birds" in "Studies of Mascarene Island Birds" ed. A.W. Diamond (BOU) Cambridge U.P. 1987. Other Behaviors: Mate.

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA III-B
Microphone
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
5 Oct 2001 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
6 Feb 2012 by Brad Walker
Edited

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