Yellow-crowned Parakeet

Cyanoramphus auriceps

ML8503


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Fred W. Loetscher, Jr.
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South Island; Eglinton Valley; Cascade Creek
New Zealand
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Latitude and Longitude -45.0, 168.0 Map

Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Foraging or Eating
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Unspecified

Comments

NOTES: Background: MOHOUA OCROCEPHALA (CALLS AND SONG); Weather: WIND; SITTING IN TREES AND FLYING (LOUDEST PART OF RECORDING WAS OF A FLYING FLOCK, QUITE CLOSE OVERHEAD). CALLS APPARENTLY TO KEEP FLOCK TOGETHER. MATURE FOREST OF SOUTHERN BEECH (NOTHOFAGUS) WITH PLENTIFUL UNDERGROWTH. AT LEAST FIVE BIRDS. Sex: 5 UNKNOWN ML: Background subject changed from recordist's original identification of Petroica australis australis to Petroica australis australis/rakiura to conform to eBird Taxonomy (v. 1.55). -Jay McGowan/Matt Medler, July 2015. Other Behaviors: Establish Flock Contact. Habitat: Forest.

Background Species

New Zealand Robin (South I.) - Petroica australis australis/rakiura
Yellowhead - Mohoua ochrocephala

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA III
Microphone
AKG 200
Accessories
Parabola 61cm/24cm (24in/9.4in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
Digitized
13 Dec 2000 by Martha Fischer
Edited

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