Yellow-rumped Honeyguide, Indicator xanthonotus xanthonotus

Recording AV#17407. China: Yunnan: Gaoligongshan, road to Pianma (25.9, 98.8)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Yellow-rumped Honeyguide, Indicator xanthonotus, Pamela C. Rasmussen, photographer, project AVoCet file Indicator_xanthonotus_Gaoligongshan-18Jul13-PCR_CN_7832.jpg Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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AVoCet catalog #AV17407
Audio duration (s)10.0
ID confidence and determination100%
seen and photographed in poor light (photo above of individual recorded, uploaded because of rarity of species in Yunnan)
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedyes

Individual Characterization

Sexfemale or immature
Determined by: drab plumage
Behaviorperched atop a tree calling, then flew to another and called there
Group size1
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?yes


Recording date18 Jul 2013
Time recorded (24h)19:30h
LocationChina: Yunnan: Gaoligongshan, road to Pianma (25.9, 98.8)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Position of sungetting dark
Habitatmontane rainforest

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionsCopyright by recordist; freely available for non-commercial use
Equipment usedNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME67/K6
Editing InformationThere are very few records of this species from Yunnan. Found by Paul Holt.
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