Peg-billed Finch, Acanthidops bairdii

Recording AV#17972. Costa Rica: Cartago Prov.; Cerro de la Muerte (9.6036, -83.763)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Peg-billed Finch, Acanthidops bairdii, Pamela C. Rasmussen, photographer, project AVoCet file Acanthidops_bairdii_CerroMuerte-4Jan14-PCR_CR_9664.jpg Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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AVoCet catalog #AV17972
Audio duration (s)24.0
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well singing and photographed (photo above is of individual recorded)
Other noisewalking
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno, but this after playing Costa Rican Pygmy-owl song

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorperched near seeding Chusquea bamboo clumps, where it fed frequently; opened bill moderately while singing
Group size1


Recording date 4 Jan 2014
Time recorded (24h)14:11h
LocationCosta Rica: Cartago Prov.; Cerro de la Muerte (9.6036, -83.763)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)3185
Determined by: GPS
Weatherfoggy, cool, calm
Habitatbamboo in paramo

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
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