Lesser Black-backed Gull, Larus fuscus

Recording AV#17787. Bermuda: Sandys Parish; Lagoon Park (32.31, -64.84)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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AVoCet catalog #AV17787
Audio duration (s)46.9
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, an immature also present but probably not calling
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorflying over land together calling
Group size3
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same group


Recording date30 Nov 2013
Time recorded (24h)15:02h
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 at 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_NAGRAARE20131130.187_66-113_1_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/17787.