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Common Potoo
Nyctibius griseus (Gmelin, JF, 1789)
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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.
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus Peter Boesman 2014-03-10 Mozeskreek area, W Suriname, Sipaliwini (Suriname) song - [sono] 272138
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus Peter Boesman 2014-03-10 Mozeskreek area, W Suriname, Sipaliwini (Suriname) song - [sono] 272137
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus Alexandre Renaudier 28-04-2011 Mana, Sainte-Anne river, French Guiana (French Guiana) (2 m) song (A) -   77318
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus 'Marco' Leslie Lieurance 26-11-2011 El Centinela, Los Altos de Cerro Azul, Panamá (Panama) (850 m) song (A) -   90477
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus panamensis Olaf Jahn 1999-07-25 Esmeraldas: Playa de Oro, foothill zone ca. 7 km E of village, Río Santiago, Esmeraldas (Ecuador) (200 m) call -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD Intervals shortened

playback-used:no

261659
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus David Edwards ??-08-2006 Sabalillo, Loreto, Loreto (Peru) (100 m) song (A) -   27777
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus Peter Boesman 2004-01-30 Chapada de Araripe, Ceará, Ceará (Brazil) song -

ID certainty 100%. (Archiv. tape 304 side B track 15 seq. C)

226742
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus Alexandre Renaudier 26-04-2011 Mana, Sainte-Anne river, French Guiana (French Guiana) (2 m) song (A) - 2 birds perched 77316
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus griseus Alexandre Renaudier 28-01-10 savane Marivat, Montsinery, French Guiana (French Guiana) (10 m) song (A) - after playback 44103
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus Doug Knapp 20/02/2007 San Jose de Buja, Monagas (Venezuela) (50 m) Song (A) -   10843
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus Juan Alejandro Morales Betancourt 2015-05-02 La Candelaria, vereda El Trompillo, Tauramena (Casanare), Casanare (Colombia) (190 m) song -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

244247
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus Odirlei Vieira da Fonseca 2013-11-15 Rebio Tinguá, Nova Iguaçu, RJ, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) (75 m) song -

Perched in the trees around the pond. Reserva Ecologica dos Petroleiros, Tingua

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

236386
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus panamensis John V. Moore 1992-01-00 Loja: Celica-El Empalme road, Loja (Ecuador) (880 m) song -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD At dusk. Interval halved

playback-used:no

257764
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus GABRIEL LEITE 2012-06-05 ZF2 km 34, 80km north of Manaus, Amazonas (Brazil) (110 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

118823
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus griseus Mitch Lysinger 2000-02-00 Orellana: 'Tiputini Biodiversity Station', Napo (Ecuador) (235 m) song -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD After whistled imitation

playback-used:no

260437
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus Rodrigo Dela Rosa 2012-02-12 Jacareí, São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil) (650 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

186859
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus griseus Niels Krabbe 2004-07-10 Napo: km 11.6 Narupa-Loreto road, Napo (Ecuador) (1350 m) song -

clearing in humid primary forest

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

251264
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus griseus John V. Moore 1994-11-00 Sucumbíos: 'Sacha Lodge', n bank Río Napo, Sucumbíos (Ecuador) (220 m) song -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD Edited (natural intervals)

playback-used:no

257763
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus Rodrigo Dela Rosa 2010-12-29 Ubatuba, SP. Folha Seca, São Paulo (Brazil) (10 m) drumming, song -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

344944
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus João Gava 2013-11-18 Reserva Biológica do Aguaí, Nova Veneza, Santa Catarina, Brazil, Santa Catarina (Brazil) (360 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

155788
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus Hotel Tinamu 2016-08-29 Hotel Tinamú Birding Nature Reserve, Caldas (Colombia) (1000 m) song -

Grabado por Juan Pablo Culasso www.jpculasso.net

Subcanopy secondary forest.

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

344325
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus griseus Jeremy Minns 2002-09-30 Rio Caurés, AM, Amazonas (Brazil) (20 m) song -

terra firme forest - after playback of pre-recorded tape

bird-seen:no

playback-used:yes

232651
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus panamensis Nick Athanas 12/02/2001 Tandayapa Bird Lodge, Tandayapa Valley, Pichincha, Pichincha & Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas (Ecuador) (1930 m) song (A) -   6685
xeno-canto.org
Common Potoo - Nyctibius griseus GABRIEL LEITE 2009-04-26 São Geraldo do Araguaia, Para, Pará (Brazil) (140 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:yes

121240
xeno-canto.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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