Long-tailed Nightjar

Caprimulgus climacurus

ML87087


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David C. Moyer
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1.5 km N of Pedu Junction, Abura, Cape Coast
Central, Ghana
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Latitude and Longitude 5.1353, 1.2772 Map

Age and Sex
Adult Female – 1
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: Breeding status: Breeding Notes: Adult female feigning injury to lure me away from 2 chicks. Other Behaviors: Establish Parent Young Contact, Emit Alarm, Social Context: Family. Habitat: Suburban, Active Agricultural, Thicket/Brush, Second-growth.

Background Species

Blue-spotted Wood-Dove - Turtur afer
Common Bulbul - Pycnonotus barbatus
Copper Sunbird - Cinnyris cupreus
Double-spurred Francolin - Pternistis bicalcaratus
Little Greenbul - Eurillas virens
Simple Greenbul - Chlorocichla simplex

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA IV-D
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 815
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
18 Mar 1999 by Martha Fischer
Digitized
10 Aug 2006 by Marilyn Moskal
Edited
5 May 1998 by Matthew D. Medler

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