Blackish Nightjar

Nyctipolus nigrescens

ML98739


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Davis Finch
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Downriver From Kwitaro River; left bank of Rewa River
Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo, Guyana
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Latitude and Longitude 3.7204, -58.74 Map

Age and Sex
Adult – 1
Sounds
Call; Non-vocal; Song
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags
; ;
Playback
Used

Comments

NOTES: These recordings were made in virtually complete darkness, making behavioral observations impossible. We had however seen these birds the previous evening. Response to playback: Approach. Response to playback: Normal song. Response to playback: Different song. Other Behaviors: Advertise. Habitat: River.

Background Species

Collared Forest-Falcon - Micrastur semitorquatus
Green Ibis - Mesembrinibis cayennensis
Short-tailed Nighthawk - Lurocalis semitorquatus
Spotted Puffbird - Bucco tamatia
red howler monkey - Alouatta seniculus
Thrush-like Antpitta - Myrmothera campanisona

Technical Information

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

Archival Information

Cataloged
14 Jul 1999 by Davis Finch
Digitized
19 Apr 2011 by Martha Fischer
Edited
14 Jul 1999 by Carol Bloomgarden

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