Purple Gallinule, Porphyrio martinica

Recording AV#14110. Costa Rica: Guanacaste; Palo Verde Field Station (10.3449, -85.3386)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 14110
AVoCet catalog #AV14110
Audio duration (s)75.2
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesJacana spinosa
Sound types presentCalls

Individual Characterization

Behaviorfeeding on seedheads near the tops of long stalks
Group sizemany around


Recording dateDecember 22, 2011
Time recorded (24h)16:58h
LocationCosta Rica: Guanacaste; Palo Verde Field Station (10.3449, -85.3386)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)20
Determined by: Google Earth

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-67/K6