Black-winged Pratincole, Glareola nordmanni

Recording AV#12366. Botswana: Makalamabedi (-20.315, 23.874)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 12366
AVoCet catalog #AV12366
Audio duration (s)2.2
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well; not seen calling but matches cut in African Bird Sounds
Other noiserunning water
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portionpoor
very distant, very noisy
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorsome flying around and some standing on mud
Group sizemedium-sized flock


Recording dateJanuary 02, 2011
Time recorded (24h)12:10h
LocationBotswana: Makalamabedi (-20.315, 23.874)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)925
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatbanks of flooded, well-vegetated river

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
Editing Informationhigh-pass filtering