Lilac-tailed Parrotlet

Touit batavicus

ML77912


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Davis Finch
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Shanklands, on right bank of Essequibo north of Bartica, but within sight of it
Upper Demerara-Berbice, Guyana
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Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call; Non-vocal
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: (Time: 0545-0600. Relative Time: Dawn plus .25-.50 hr. Bkground Sounds: Colulmba speciosa? Trogon viridis? Thraupis episcopus? Brotogeris chrysopterus? No. of Animals/Sex: 100+ adults, males and females. Species Sound: Frequent, constant. Breeding Status: Not territorial. Behav. Context: "Deroosting." Gen. Climate: Cyclic wet-dry. Cover Density: Medium.) Returning from tall trees in a clearing in forest. Extraordinary noise of wings as flock flies out from tree and returns at once. Other Behaviors: Establish Flock Contact, Depart. Habitat: Rainforest.

Technical Information

Recorder
SONY TC-D5 PRO II
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 816T
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
21 Sep 2001 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
14 Nov 2007 by David McCartt
Edited
7 Jul 1996 by David L. Ross, Jr.

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