Sunbittern

Eurypyga helias

ML98720


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Davis Finch
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right bank of Rewa River at Corona Falls
Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo, Guyana
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Latitude and Longitude 3.1876, -58.6837 Map

Age and Sex
Age not specified, Sex not specified
Sounds
Duet; Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Courtship, Display, or Copulation
Tags
; ;
Playback
Not Used

Comments

NOTES: In this long recording, the distance between birds and microphone gradually diminished as we drifted downstream toward them or with them. Present cut is a continuation of LNS # 98719. Other Behaviors: Perform Visual Display. Habitat: River.

Background Species

Ash-winged Antwren - Euchrepomis spodioptila
Black-capped Becard - Pachyramphus marginatus
Black-headed Parrot - Pionites melanocephalus
Brown Jacamar - Brachygalba lugubris
Buff-breasted Wren - Cantorchilus leucotis
Buff-cheeked Greenlet - Pachysylvia muscicapina
cacique sp. - Cacicus sp.
Cocoa Thrush - Turdus fumigatus
Dusky Parrot - Pionus fuscus
Golden-winged Parakeet - Brotogeris chrysoptera
Grayish Mourner - Rhytipterna simplex
Green Kingfisher - Chloroceryle americana
Guianan Streaked-Antwren - Myrmotherula surinamensis
Gray-crowned Flycatcher - Tolmomyias poliocephalus
Lemon-chested Greenlet - Hylophilus thoracicus
Painted Parakeet - Pyrrhura picta
Pygmy Antwren - Myrmotherula brachyura
Slender-footed Tyrannulet - Zimmerius gracilipes
Tawny-crowned Greenlet - Tunchiornis ochraceiceps
Todd's Antwren - Herpsilochmus stictocephalus
White-banded Swallow - Atticora fasciata
White-flanked Antwren - Myrmotherula axillaris
Yellow-margined Flycatcher - Tolmomyias assimilis

Technical Information

Recorder
SONY TC-D5 PRO II
Microphone
Sennheiser MKH 816T
Accessories

Archival Information

Cataloged
13 Jul 1999 by Davis Finch
Digitized
20 Jan 2012 by Martha Fischer
Edited
13 Jul 1999 by Carol Bloomgarden

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