Indian Skimmer, Rynchops albicollis

Recording AV#2928. India: Uttar Pradesh: National Chambal Sanctuary (26.7589, 78.5674)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Indian Skimmer, Rynchops albicollis, PC Rasmussen, photographer, project AVoCet file Rynchops_albicollis_2Jan10Chambal-PCR_IN_Chambal_R_9147.jpg Indian Skimmer, Rynchops albicollis, PC Rasmussen, photographer, project AVoCet file Rynchops_albicollis_2Jan10Chambal-PCR_IN_Chambal_R_9138.jpg Indian Skimmer, Rynchops albicollis, PC Rasmussen, photographer, project AVoCet file Rynchops_albicollis_2Jan10Chambal-PCR_IN_Chambal_R_9118.jpg Indian Skimmer, Rynchops albicollis, PC Rasmussen, photographer, project AVoCet file Rynchops_albicollis_2Jan10Chambal-PCR_IN_Chambal_R_9115.jpg Spacer Spacer

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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AVoCet catalog #AV2928
Audio duration (s)22.7
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well, photographed
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portiongood
varied calls
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Sexunknown
Ageadult
Determined by: bp
Behaviormostly resting on sandbank
Group size13
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same flock

Environment

Recording date 2 Jan 2010
Time recorded (24h)9:03h
LocationIndia: Uttar Pradesh: National Chambal Sanctuary (26.7589, 78.5674)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)93
Habitatflat river bed, low water levels, lots of small islands and inlets

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyrighted, freely available
Equipment usedNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME66/K6
Creative Commons License

Audio recording file "Rynchops+albicollis_2Jan10Chambal-PCR_IN_NAGRA20100102.080_72-95_2_C" by P. C. Rasmussen 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/2928.