Blue-headed Coucal, Centropus monachus fischeri

Recording AV#1046. Cameroon: Littoral; Edéa (3.786, 10.128)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 1046
AVoCet catalog #AV1046
Audio duration (s)97.2
ID confidence and determination100%
not seen when vocalizing; photographed but non-diagnostic betwen monachus and senegalensis; visual ID shortly afterward (7:41) was of a large species, thought by me unequivocally this
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portionaverage


Recording dateMarch 08, 2009
Time recorded (24h)8:29h
LocationCameroon: Littoral; Edéa (3.786, 10.128)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)64
Determined by: Google Earth
Weathervillage in highly degraded moist forest/woodland, with tall grass
Habitatovercast, slightly misty

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Telinga Pro/parabola