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Long-tailed Potoo

Nyctibius aethereus (zu Wied-Neuwied, 1820)

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Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus aethereus Caio Brito 2019-10-15 RPPN Serra Bonita, Bahia (Brazil) (865 m) canto -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

556456
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus longicaudatus Daniel F. Lane 2001-07-00 Loreto: right (w) bank Río Morona, ca. 54 km NNW of mouth of river, Loreto (Peru) (140 m) flight calls -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD Looped once

playback-used:yes

257042
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus Andrew Spencer 03-10-2009 Cristalino Jungle Lodge, MT, Mato Grosso (Brazil) (250 m) call (A) -   39453
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus Andrew Spencer 03-10-2009 Cristalino Jungle Lodge, MT, Mato Grosso (Brazil) (250 m) song (A) -   39454
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus longicaudatus Paul Coopmans 1990-11-00 Napo: ‘Jatun Sacha Biological Station’ area, right bank of Río Napo, Napo (Ecuador) (400 m) songs -

2 birds

playback-used:no

264447
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus aethereus Caio Brito 2019-10-15 RPPN Serra Bonita, Bahia (Brazil) (865 m) canto -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

556455
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus GABRIEL LEITE 2013-09-18 Trairão, Para, Pará (Brazil) (110 m) song -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

151926
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus aethereus Luiz Gabriel Mazzoni 2009-09-03 Santana do Deserto, Minas Gerais, Brazil, Minas Gerais (Brazil) (550 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

293186
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus longicaudatus Daniel F. Lane 2001-07-00 Loreto: right (w) bank Río Morona, ca. 54 km NNW of mouth of river, Loreto (Peru) (140 m) 'clucking' call -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD

playback-used:no

257041
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus A. Bennett Hennessey 29-11-1999 Serranía Sadiri, Madidi NP, La Paz, Bolivia (Bolivia) (500-950 m) Song (B) - At 900 m. 3180
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus GABRIEL LEITE 2014-02-09 Machadinho d'Oeste, Rondônia, Rondônia (Brazil) (90 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

167366
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus Alex Lees 2013-09-29 Moju, Para, Pará (Brazil) (40 m) song -

in logged primary forest

bird-seen:no

playback-used:yes

150398
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus longicaudatus Arthur Gomes 2020-03-07 Manaus. INPA tower on ZF-2, Amazonas (Brazil) (110 m) call, life stage uncertain, sex uncertain -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:yes

536247
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus longicaudatus Arthur Gomes 2020-03-07 Manaus. INPA tower on ZF-2, Amazonas (Brazil) (110 m) call, life stage uncertain, sex uncertain -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:yes

536246
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus Scott Olmstead 2006-06-21 Alta Floresta, MT, Mato Grosso (Brazil) (280 m) song -

Calling from a snag about 6m above the ground.

bird-seen:yes

581011
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus aethereus Caio Brito 2019-10-15 RPPN Serra Bonita, Bahia (Brazil) (865 m) canto -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

556454
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus GABRIEL LEITE 2013-09-03 Itaituba, Para, Pará (Brazil) (160 m) call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

147372
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus Felipe Arantes 2019-04-25 Parauapebas, State of Pará- Serra do Carajás-Serra Norte, Pará (Brazil) (360 m) song -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:yes

468933
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus Joseph Tobias and Nathalie Seddon 18-9-01 Cocha Cashu Biological Station, Manu National Park, Madre de Dios (Peru) (? m) call (B) - series of calls at dawn. Habitat: Evergreen lowland forest, Flood plain forest. Ref: CC8A527 63800
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus longicaudatus Niels Krabbe 1994-07-19 Orellana: "Maxus" road km 40 (30 km SSE Pompeya), Napo (Ecuador) (275 m) song -

Tall, humid primary hill forest admixed with smaller patches of 'várzea' in valleys. Reference: LXXXVIA 178-199 (Nycaet1). Krabbe & Nilsson (2003) (ISBN 90-75838-06-9). Filtered version on Moore et al. (2013) (http://johnvmoorenaturerecordings.com/pubs/ECUAD/main.htm).

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

238675
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus David Geale 05-08-2010 Pantiacolla Lodge, Manu, Madre de Dios, Madre de Dios (Peru) (450 m) Song (C) - Singing from nest (or very close to it). 61016
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus Juha Honkala 2011-03-30 RPPN Estação Veracel, Porto Seguro, Bahia, Bahia (Brazil) (90 m) song -

Lowland forest in the Veracel reserve. Low quality recording because the noise of insects and the long distance to the bird. The calls are audible in seconds 0:02, 0:37, 0:61, 0:93.

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

168289
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus longicaudatus Christian B. Andretti 2011-07-27 Almeirim/Pará, Pará (Brazil) (80 m) song -

Bituba - Selective Logging

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

126449
xeno-canto.org
Long-tailed Potoo - Nyctibius aethereus Peter Boesman 1992-12-25 La Selva lodge, Napo, Napo (Ecuador) (200 - 300 m) song -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 32 side B track 2 seq. A)

226735
xeno-canto.org
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