White-winged Potoo

Nyctibius leucopterus

ML90679


©
Donald Kerr
Search this contributor

10.0 km S of Kanuku Mtns.; Nappi Village
Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo, Guyana
Search this location, Illustrated Checklist
Latitude and Longitude 3.3, -59.5 Map

Age and Sex
Unknown – 1
Sounds
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
; ;
Playback
Not Used

Media notes

The Potoo was distant. Crickets were very loud especially when I cranked up the gain to get a higher level from the Potoo. Identified by Davis Finch. Davis might have played a White-winged Potoo tape prior to this recording. Other Behaviors: Advertise. Habitat: Freshwater, Rainforest, Evergreen Forest, Deciduous Forest, Creek, Riparian, Thicket/Brush.

Background Species

Crested Owl - Lophostrix cristata

Technical Information

Recorder
MARANTZ PMD 222
Microphone
Telinga Pro II
Accessories
Telinga Parabola 54.7cm/15.5cm (21.5in/6.1in)

Archival Information

Cataloged
27 Aug 2001 by Annette Nadeau
Digitized
17 Jan 2012 by Brad Walker
Edited
5 Aug 1998 by Matthew D. Medler

Related Media

Same Species

View All