Williamson's Sapsucker

Sphyrapicus thyroideus

ML87914


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Curtis Marantz
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Warner Mountains; Modoc National Forest; trail above Soup Springs Campground
Modoc, California, United States
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Age and Sex
Adult Female – 1
Adult Male – 1
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
;
Playback
Unspecified

Comments

NOTES: (Breeding Status: Breeding. General Climate: Cyclic wet-dry.) K6 in cut position. Calls were from the male of the pair. "Male Williamson's Sapsucker...It was originally teed up preening...eventually it flew in. I think it may have been feeding young. There is also a female here, and there is a nest.". Number of individuals=NU1+;. Other Behaviors: Care For Young, Beg, Social Context: Family. Habitat: Forest, Coniferous Forest, Montane Grassland, Meadow.

Background Species

Mountain Chickadee - Poecile gambeli
Red-breasted Nuthatch - Sitta canadensis

Technical Information

Recorder
NAGRA IV-D
Microphone
Sennheiser ME 64
Accessories
Roche Parabola 60cm/14.5cm (23.6in/5.7in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
16 Jan 2001 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
27 Sep 2001 by Shelagh A. Smith
Edited
24 Apr 1997 by David L. Ross, Jr.

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