Rufous-sided Crake

Laterallus melanophaius

ML91090


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Glayson Bencke
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Linha Pinheiral (near Rio Taquari-mirim)
Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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Latitude and Longitude -29.65, -52.3 Map

Age and Sex
Adult Female – 1
Adult Male – 1
Juvenile – 4
Sounds
Call
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
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Playback
Unspecified

Comments

NOTES: Habitat: Wet, partially shaded growth of tall grasses along a ditch bordering a rice field. Remarks: A family group with a pair and four young. Two- or three-note contact calls and "PEEW" alarm note recorded. Contact calls and alarm calls were given by different birds. Also rcorded are faint peeps possibly of this species and a harsh contact note and a "subsong". Technician note: Part A: 11:26 Quality = ~2-3 Part B: 3:10 Quality = ~2 LNS: Background subject changed from Ortalis motmot to O. guttata squamata to reflect current taxonomy. --Jay McGowan 17Jul2013. Other Behaviors: Establish Parent Young Contact, Emit Alarm. Habitat: Active Agricultural, Field, Edge.

Background Species

Brown-chested Martin - Progne tapera
Chestnut-capped Blackbird - Chrysomus ruficapillus
Great Kiskadee - Pitangus sulphuratus
Guira Cuckoo - Guira guira
Masked Yellowthroat - Geothlypis aequinoctialis
Rufous-capped Spinetail - Synallaxis ruficapilla
Rufous Hornero - Furnarius rufus
Ruddy Ground Dove - Columbina talpacoti
Short-tailed Antthrush - Chamaeza campanisona
Southern Lapwing - Vanellus chilensis
Scaled Chachalaca - Ortalis squamata
Spix's Spinetail - Synallaxis spixi
Striped Cuckoo - Tapera naevia
Yellow-chinned Spinetail - Certhiaxis cinnamomeus
Yellowish Pipit - Anthus lutescens

Technical Information

Recorder
SONY TCM-5000EV
Microphone
Sennheiser ME 66
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
16 Jul 1998 by Martha Fischer
Digitized
23 Jan 2012 by Brad Walker
Edited
16 Jul 1998 by Martha Fischer

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