Blue-throated Bee-eater, Merops viridis

Recording AV#10151. Malaysia: Sabah; Kinabatangan River, Uncle Tan's Wildlife Camp (5.43217, 117.749)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 10151
AVoCet catalog #AV10151
Audio duration (s)3.8
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well and photographed (photo above)
Other noisewater, people
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: molting into adult plumage
Behaviorhad been perched on twig over river, calls given on take-off
Group size1, others nearby


Recording dateAugust 04, 2010
Time recorded (24h)7:11h
LocationMalaysia: Sabah; Kinabatangan River, Uncle Tan's Wildlife Camp (5.43217, 117.749)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Habitatriver through remnant gallery forest

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME66/K6