Familiar Chat, Cercomela familiaris

Recording AV#12038. Namibia: Kunene; Etosha National Park; Halali Camp (-19.0353, 16.4694)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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AVoCet catalog #AV12038
Audio duration (s)32.4
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well singing
Other identified bird speciesCamaroptera brachyura, Francolinus adspersus
Sound types presentsong
3 strophes
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Ageadult
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorperched at top of small acacia tree, holding wings out and flicking them while pumping tail up and down vigorously
Group size1
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?yes

Environment

Recording date30 Dec 2010
Time recorded (24h)6:52h
LocationNamibia: Kunene; Etosha National Park; Halali Camp (-19.0353, 16.4694)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)1110
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatacacia woodland

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Equipment usedNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-66/K6
Creative Commons License

Audio recording file "Cercomela+familiaris_Etosha-30Dec10-PCR_NA_NAGRA20101130.139_129-161_1_S" by is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License.
Based on a work at avocet.zoology.msu.edu/recordings/12038.