Black-striped Sparrow (Arremonops conirostris)

This sparrow has a very peculiar song. It starts with a pair of very high and a lower note, just about a second apart, and the pair is repeated a few times. Then it starts to do a third note, and repeats it many times, in an accelerating fashion, until it stops and becomes silent. Then the song starts again.

Black-striped Sparrow - Arremonops conirostris - Pinzón Cabecilistado (Purisquero, Pájaro Suzuki)

A Black-striped Sparrow standing on a single leg while delivering its accelerating song

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