Indian Pond-heron, Ardeola grayii

Recording AV#2485. India: Gujarat; Great Rann of Kutch (23.3053, 69.0583)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 2485
AVoCet catalog #AV2485
Audio duration (s)5.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well; non-breeding plumage so ID on range
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviortaking off then flying
Group size1
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?possibly


Recording dateDecember 25, 2009
Time recorded (24h)7:54h
LocationIndia: Gujarat; Great Rann of Kutch (23.3053, 69.0583)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)84
Habitatmarsh surrounded by grass and acacias/Prosopis

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME66/K6
Editing Informationnoisy sections filtered but not affecting target sounds