White-tailed Nightjar

Hydropsalis cayennensis

ML77936


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Davis Finch
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Rupununi District; Karanambu Ranch
Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo, Guyana
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Age and Sex
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Non-vocal; Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
; ;
Playback
Not Used

Media notes

NOTES: (Species Sound: Frequent. Breeding Status: Territorial. Visual Display: Yes, but not visible in darkness. Gen. Climate: Cyclic wet-dry. Gen. Habitat: Open grassy savannah with Curatella trees. Cover Density: Sparse.) Knocking sound is produced when bird strikes wrists together above body. Other Behaviors: Advertise, Perform Visual Display. Habitat: Savannah.

Technical Information

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

Archival Information

Cataloged
24 Sep 2001 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
9 Jan 2009 by Matthew D. Medler
Edited
10 Jul 1996 by David L. Ross, Jr.

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