Lesser Black-backed Gull, Larus fuscus

Recording AV#17786. Bermuda: Sandys Parish; Lagoon Park (32.31, -64.84)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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AVoCet catalog #AV17786
Audio duration (s)21.7
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well calling; identified by very dark gray backs and dark undersides of flight feathers
Other noisewind, waves
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Ageadults; immature present but probably not calling
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorflying together over land
Group size3
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same group


Recording date30 Nov 2013
Time recorded (24h)15:00h
LocationBermuda: Sandys Parish; Lagoon Park (32.31, -64.84)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)15
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Weathercool, overcast, windy
Habitatover land in village near park

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Equipment usedNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME67/K6
Creative Commons License

Audio recording file "Larus+fuscus_Bermuda-30Nov13-PCR_BM_NAGRAARE20131130.186_144-166_2_C" 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/17786.