Tabon Megapode, Megapodius cumingii sanghirensis

Recording AV#3363. Indonesia: Manumpitai Island; near Siau (2.7218, 125.38)
recorded by Filip Verbelen

Tabon Megapode, Megapodius cumingii, Philip Verbelen, photographer, project AVoCet file Megapodius_cumingii_sanghirensis_2009-PV_ID_Siau_13Mar09.jpg Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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AVoCet catalog #AV3363
Audio duration (s)90.5
ID confidence and determination100%
Seen and photographed
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portionaverage
heavy surf
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorcalling near beach where they lay their eggs early am


Recording date13 Mar 2009
LocationIndonesia: Manumpitai Island; near Siau (2.7218, 125.38)
Coordinates determined by: GeoNames, Pulau Siau (island)(can't find Manumpitai)
Elevation (m)0
Determined by: provided by recordist
Habitatcoastal forest, 50 m from the beach

Additional Information

Recordist nameFilip Verbelen
Copyright/permissionsFilip Verbelen
Equipment usedEdirol R09HR + Sennheiser ME-66
Editing Informationbackground noise reduced slightly
Creative Commons License

Audio recording file "Megapodius+cumingii+sanghirensis_2009-PV_ID_13_3-96_1_S" by Filip Verbelen is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License.
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