Buffy-crowned Wood-partridge, Dendrortyx leucophrys hypospodius

Recording AV#17976. Costa Rica: San Jose Dist.; Dota; Hotel Montaña, Paraiso Quetzal, Danta Trail (9.6, -83.77)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 17976
AVoCet catalog #AV17976
Audio duration (s)8.3
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well; not seen calling but thin soft 2 kHz notes at 3.6, 4.1, 4.8 s match XC 144433
Other noisestream
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portionpoor
very faint
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorone bird was glimpsed disappearing in the undergrowth while another walked casually on the trail and stood atop a piece of fallen wood for several minutes, before disappearing into the vegetation near the recording spot
Group sizeat least 2
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same group


Recording dateJanuary 05, 2014
Time recorded (24h)6:14h
LocationCosta Rica: San Jose Dist.; Dota; Hotel Montaña, Paraiso Quetzal, Danta Trail (9.6, -83.77)
Coordinates determined by: Estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)2650
Determined by: signage
Weathercool, clear, calm
Habitatmontane forest

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME67/K6