Cape Sugarbird, Promerops cafer

Recording AV#12231. South Africa: Kirstenbosch (-33.99, 18.42)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 12231
AVoCet catalog #AV12231
Audio duration (s)64.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well calling
Other noisetraffic, talking
Sound types presentcalls then wing noise
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorsitting close together, the short-tailed female doing most of the calling, the male giving a few notes, then she flew off with a clatter, and he followed later
Group size2


Recording dateDecember 19, 2010
Time recorded (24h)9:16h
LocationSouth Africa: Kirstenbosch (-33.99, 18.42)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)170
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatbotanical garden

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-66/K6