Black-winged Snowfinch, Montifringilla adamsi adamsi

Recording AV#11189. India: Jammu and Kashmir; Ladakh, Kargil-Leh road (34.3, 76.5)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 11189
AVoCet catalog #AV11189
Audio duration (s)3.7
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well; greyish head, white wing slash
Sound types presentcall, wing noise
extremely close; very quiet calls and wing noise on take-off
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Group size1 in foreground making the noise
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same group


Recording dateJuly 02, 2010
Time recorded (24h)12:06h
LocationIndia: Jammu and Kashmir; Ladakh, Kargil-Leh road (34.3, 76.5)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)4500
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatrocky hillside with soggy grassy patches near stream

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist; freely available with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-66/K6