Barn Swallow (White-bellied)

Hirundo rustica rustica

ML8067


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Myles E. W. North
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VOI; BELOW SAGALLA ON THE TOWER ROAD
Coast, Kenya
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Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Flying; Foraging or Eating
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Unspecified

Comments

NOTES: Cover density: OPEN; H.R. RUSTICA. ACACIA COMMIPHORA, DRY WOODLAND WITH OPEN GRASSY PLAINS. SEQUENCE OF THE 'VIT' CALLS OF THIS SPECIES FLYING CLOSE BY NORTH OFTEN WITHIN THREE METERS OF HIM. BIRDS WERE FEEDING ON INSECTS JUST HATCHING AFTER A RAIN. ON TAPE DATE IS ANNOUNCED AS THE 4TH. ACTUALLY THE DATE OF THE RECORDING IS THE 3RD. LNS NOTE: Unbroken cut with internal recordist announcement/handling noise gain change (MJA, 06 July 2005).

Background Species

Sombre Greenbul - Andropadus importunus
White-browed Sparrow-Weaver - Plocepasser mahali
White-headed Buffalo-Weaver - Dinemellia dinemelli

Technical Information

Recorder
UHER 4000S
Microphone
Accessories
Parabola 43.2cm (17in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
6 Jul 2005 by Michael Andersen
Edited

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