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Brasilia Tapaculo

Scytalopus novacapitalis Sick, 1958

Related taxa:
Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Robson Silva e Silva 2013-08-29 Parque Nacional Serra da Canastra, São Roque de Minas, MG, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (1390 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

146733
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Robson Silva e Silva 2015-09-04 FLONA Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Federal District (Brazil) (1200 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

279024
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Robson Silva e Silva 2018-08-08 Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, São Roque de Minas, Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (1300 m) female, male, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

430730
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis LUCIO DOS REIS OLIVEIRA 2013-08-29 São Roque de Minas - MG, Brazil (Brazil) (1400 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

148650
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Jon King 2011-03-01 P. N. Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais., Brazil (Brazil) (1357 m) song (A) - After playback. Distance to mic. 4-5m. Songs of apparent pair, both seen, closer bird higher pitched (female?), its song turning into a rattle at 1.20-1.35. Some gusty wind noise. 102378
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Felipe Arantes 2015-12-19 Casca d'Anta, Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (850 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

389207
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Robson Silva e Silva 2013-08-29 Parque Nacional Serra da Canastra, São Roque de Minas, MG, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (1390 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

146732
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Jon King 2011-03-01 P. N. Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais., Brazil (Brazil) (1357 m) song (A) - After playback. Distance to mic. 4-5m. Songs of apparent pair, both seen, closer bird higher pitched (female?). Some gusty wind noise. 102379
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Ross Gallardy 2018-07-05 Casca d'Anta, Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (850 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

438779
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Ross Gallardy 2018-07-05 Casca d'Anta, Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (850 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

438780
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Jeremy Minns 1998-10-21 Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Brazil, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (1500 m) song -

in gallery woodland along dry stream in cerrado -after playback of pre-recorded tape - bird responded almost immediately, came running across ground to us, ran up some inclined branches and then started to sing incessantly, about 2.5m above ground

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

253106
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Peter Boesman 2004-08-03 Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais (Brazil) song -

ID certainty 80%. (Archiv. tape 329 side B track 36 seq. A)

229593
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Garry Bakker 2019-10-24 São Roque de Minas, State of Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (1300 m) song -

Possibly male of pair present. Higher pitched than simultaneously singing female.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

577552
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Jeremy Minns 17-04-2001 Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (1350 m) Song and calls (B) - Gallery forest in cerrado. Two birds. Response to pre-recorded tape of song. 80480
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Juha Honkala 2011-11-17 Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Brazil, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (1000 m) song (A) -   91653
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Jon King 2011-03-01 P. N. Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais., Brazil (Brazil) (1387 m) song (A) - After playback. Distance to mic. 3m, movement (but not whole bird) seen. 102377
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Nunes D´Acosta 05-02-2007 Rio São Marcos, Cristalina-Goiás., Goiás (Brazil) (1.100 m) Vocalização (A) - Mata ciliar com escarpas - Cerrado. 37356
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Paul van Els 2016-07-02 Casca d'Anta, Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (850 m) song -

Right at base of waterfall in splash zone grasses. Much waterfall noise, bird tracked for half an hour without decent views.

bird-seen:no

playback-used:yes

256509
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Caio Brito 2017-07-21 PARNA da Canastra - Parte alta, Sao Roque de Minas-MG, Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (1400 m) canto -

habitat:Cerrado de altitude; recorder:Sony PCM-M10; microphone:Sennheiser ME-066; volume setting:6.; weather:Ensolarado;

427939
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis GABRIEL LEITE 2015-12-20 Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Brazil, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (1500 m) male, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

296524
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Garry Bakker 2019-10-24 São Roque de Minas, State of Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (1300 m) song -

Possibly female of pair present. Lower pitched than simultaneously singing male.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

577551
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Peter Boesman 2004-08-03 Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais (Brazil) song -

ID certainty 80%. (Archiv. tape 329 side B track 32 seq. A)

229594
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Robson Silva e Silva 27-05-2011 Patrocínio, Minas Gerais State, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (800 m) song (C) -   80348
xeno-canto.org
Brasilia Tapaculo - Scytalopus novacapitalis Kassius Santos 2017-06-17 PN Serra da Canastra, Minas Gerais, Brazil, Minas Gerais (Brazil)   -   61448311
macaulaylibrary.org
Note: a maximum of 20 records are shown. For more recordings of this species, as well as maps, sonograms, and advanced searches, please visit xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.

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