Common Starling, Sturnus vulgaris

Recording AV#12825. USA: Michigan; Chippewa Co., Rudyard, Great Lakes Hay Company (46.205, -8.55)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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AVoCet catalog #AV12825
Audio duration (s)107.3
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well singing
Other identified bird speciesGrus canadensis
Other noisetraffic
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorperched atop barn singing
Group sizeseveral


Recording date 9 Apr 2011
Time recorded (24h)7:10h
LocationUSA: Michigan; Chippewa Co., Rudyard, Great Lakes Hay Company (46.205, -8.55)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)200
Determined by: Google Earth
Weatherclear, cool, breezy
Position of sunjust after sunrise
Habitatlarge barn in hay field

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Equipment usedNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-67/K6
Creative Commons License

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