Lesser Black-backed Gull, Larus fuscus

Recording AV#17841. Bermuda: Paget Parish; Salt Kettle Road (32.2833, -64.7931)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Lesser Black-backed Gull, Larus fuscus, Pamela C. Rasmussen, photographer, project AVoCet file Larus_fuscus_Bermuda-30Nov13-PCR_BM_9392.jpg Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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AVoCet catalog #AV17841
Audio duration (s)3.7
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well and photographed (photo above is of individual recorded)
Other identified bird speciesPitangus sulphuratus
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portionaverage
rather distant
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorperched silently on sign in water for a long time, calling only when an immature flew by close
Group size1
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?yes


Recording date30 Nov 2013
Time recorded (24h)8:15h
LocationBermuda: Paget Parish; Salt Kettle Road (32.2833, -64.7931)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)9
Determined by: Google Earth
Weathercool, overcast, windy
Habitatharbor on developed coastline

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_NAGRAARE20131130.121_178-182_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/17841.