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Shiny Cowbird

Molothrus bonariensis (Gmelin, JF, 1789)

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.
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis Peter Boesman 2013-10-29 North-east of La Para, Mar Chiquita, Córdoba, Cordoba (Argentina) call - [sono] 273151
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis Dan Lane 2015-06-21 Pantanos de Villa, Lima, Lima dept., Lima (Peru) (0 m) call, song -

Song and calls from an unseen bird buried in a roadside hedge beside marsh. At end, it flew out with another (apparently silent) bird towards a housing complex.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

253534
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis bonariensis Cristian Pinto 2017-10-21 Quebrada Carmelo Soria -- Canal El Carmen, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Región Metropolitana de Santiago (Chile) (600 m) call -

Perched. The male inflated his breast and sang this call.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

390573
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis Vicente Pantoja 2017-09-14 Providencia, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Región Metropolitana de Santiago (Chile) (600 m) alarm call, female -

Female. Posibly alerting about my presence in the place

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

386313
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis riparius John V. Moore 1995-05-00 Orellana: 'Yuturi Lodge', s-bank Río Napo, Napo (Ecuador) (220 m) calls -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD

playback-used:no

260012
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis JAYRSON ARAUJO DE OLIVEIRA 2018-06-30 Santa Rita do Novo Destino, Goiás, Chácara Jayrson, Goiás (Brazil) (500 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

423514
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis bonariensis Cristian Pinto 2019-08-13 Parque Padre Hurtado, Región Metropolitana de Santiago (Chile) (700 m) Display call, call, male, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

492620
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis JAYRSON ARAUJO DE OLIVEIRA 2019-03-03 Bonito,Mato Grosso do Sul State, Mato Grosso do Sul (Brazil) (500 m) call, juvenile -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

461350
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis occidentalis Niels Krabbe 2002-03-01 Azuay: upper Yungilla Valley, Azuay (Ecuador) (1650 m) 1-noted song/call -

Male. Bushy slope. Reference: B: 78 (Molbonx1). Krabbe & Nilsson (2003) (ISBN 90-75838-06-9).

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

242833
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis aequatorialis Robert S. Ridgely 1987-08-00 Esmeraldas: El Placer, Esmeraldas (Ecuador) (670 m) song -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD Displaying perched male

playback-used:no

275165
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis Paula Caycedo Rosales (Colección de Sonidos Ambientales - Instit 2000-06-01 Humedal de Tibanica, Bosa, Bogotá D.C., Cundinamarca (Colombia) (2546 m) call -

BSA 7584

To obtain a wav file of the original recording, please contact csa@humboldt.org.co

playback-used:no

117642
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis JAYRSON ARAUJO DE OLIVEIRA 2020-07-07 Setor Samambaia, mata seca, perto da UFG-Agronomia, Goiânia-Goiás, Goiás (Brazil) (750 m) adult, sex uncertain, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

577629
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis Cristian Pinto 2020-08-19 Parque San Borja, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile, Región Metropolitana de Santiago (Chile) (550 m) call -

ZOOM0006 - Macho - Mirlo comun - Macho forrajeando.WAV

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

583625
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis riparius John V. Moore 1995-05-00 Orellana: 'Yuturi Lodge', s-bank Río Napo, Napo (Ecuador) (220 m) calls, song -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD Edited

playback-used:no

260009
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis JAYRSON ARAUJO DE OLIVEIRA 2019-04-25 Reserva do Setor Sítio de Recreio Caraíbas-Goiânia, Goiás, Goiás (Brazil) (750 m) male, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

476445
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis bonariensis Jeremy Minns 1998-03-05 Picos, Piauí, Piauí (Brazil) (200 m) song -

bird-seen:no

playback-used:no

287841
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis cabanisii Erick Nicolás Patiño Acosta 2019-06-17 Ciudad Universitaria de Bogotá, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Distrito Capital (Colombia) (2600 m) alarm call, bird in hand, hatchling or nestling, sex uncertain -

Behavior: The bird was close to its nest, in the high grass. there was an artificial honeycomb closely. Two Zonotrichia capensis had been feeding the chick. The chick was stressed by taking it in hand, then the parents began to vocalize small beeps from a nearby tree. The withdrawal is made and then the parents go down to where the chick is.

Weather: Fresh breeze, clear sky, sunny.

Recording distance: 40 centimeters.

Habitat: Arboretum, grass

Equipment:

Recorder: TASCAM DR-40

Microphone: Audio-Technica AT875R

Accessories: Rycote 15cm Classic-Softie windshield.

Copy (.wav) on Macaulay library:

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

582241
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis Roney Souza 2016-09-27 Macarani, Bahia, Bahia (Brazil) (320 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

339586
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis JAYRSON ARAUJO DE OLIVEIRA 2019-05-08 Reserva do Setor Sítio de Recreio Caraíbas-Goiânia, Goiás, Goiás (Brazil) (750 m) male, song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

476446
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis aequatorialis Leonardo Ordóñez-Delgado 2015-01-03 Ciudad de Loja (Provincia de Loja), Loja (Ecuador) (2100 m) song -

Recorded in the middle of the city.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

217225
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis riparius John V. Moore 2005-05-00 Orellana: Laguna Añangu ('Napo Wildlife Center'), s-bank Río Napo, Napo (Ecuador) (235 m) song -

Moore et al. 2013: Bird Sounds of Ecuador DVD

playback-used:no

260011
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis JAYRSON ARAUJO DE OLIVEIRA 2017-09-28 Reserva do Setor Sítio de Recreio Caraíbas-Goiânia, Goiás, Goiás (Brazil) (750 m) song -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

414069
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis cabanisii Erick Nicolás Patiño Acosta 2019-06-17 Ciudad Universitaria de Bogotá, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Distrito Capital (Colombia) (2600 m) begging call, hatchling or nestling, sex uncertain -

Behavior: The bird was close to its nest, in the high grass. there was an artificial honeycomb closely.

Weather: Fresh breeze, clear sky, sunny.

Recording distance: 40 centimeters.

Habitat: Arboretum, grass.

Equipment:

Recorder: TASCAM DR-40

Microphone: Audio-Technica AT875R

Accessories: Rycote 15cm Classic-Softie windshield.

The mic was placed close to the nest, without a the recordist presence.

Copy (.wav) on Macaulay library:

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

579707
xeno-canto.org
Shiny Cowbird - Molothrus bonariensis aequatorialis Leonardo Ordóñez-Delgado 2013-03-20 Loja, Loja (inner city), Loja (Ecuador) (2100 m) call, juvenile -

Este es el llamado y reclamo (insistente) de un juvenil de Molothrus bonariensis a un Zonotrichia capensis para que le proporcione alimento.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

128395
xeno-canto.org
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