Western Kingbird

Tyrannus verticalis

ML7979


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L. Irby Davis
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NEAR BLYTHE
California, United States
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Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Dawn Song; Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
;
Playback
Unspecified

Comments

NOTES: NEAR CANAL IN DESERT. FIRST SIX MINUTES BEST. [This is the "dawn song" or "Regularly Repeated Vocalization" following BNA and W. J. Smith (1966. Communications and relationships in the genus Tyrannus.Publ. Nuttall Ornithol. Cl. 6). Quality changed from 1-3 to 1-2 (before 5:52), 3-2 - CAM - 7 January 2005]. Habitat: Desert.

Background Species

Common Poorwill - Phalaenoptilus nuttallii
Lesser Nighthawk - Chordeiles acutipennis

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA III-B
Microphone
Electro-Voice 650
Accessories
Parabola 101.6cm (40in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
3 Apr 2001 by Lauren A. Serafin
Edited

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