Royal Tern (American)

Thalasseus maximus maximus

ML82205861



eBird Checklist S41216204
Reserva de la Biosfera Ría Lagartos--Río Lagartos
Yucatán, Mexico
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Latitude and Longitude 21.6081, -88.1055 Map

Age
Juvenile
Sex
Unknown
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
;
Playback
Not Used

Media notes

Long series of recordings, mostly featuring high-pitched begging Calls one or two different juvenile Royal Terns. Calls of adult Royal Terns, as well as Black Skimmers, are often prominent as well. Adult Royals may have given a few of the high-pitched begging-type calls at times as well. All in a large mixed flock of Royal Terns, Sandwich Terns, Black Skimmers, and Laughing Gulls. Other background sounds included Osprey, Caspian Tern, Semipalmated Plover, and Mangrove Vireo.

Technical Information

Recorder
Sound Devices MixPre3
Microphone
Telinga Pro 6
Accessories
Telinga 22" Parabola
Original file size
228,838KB

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