Northern Jacana, Jacana spinosa

Recording AV#11426. Mexico: Quintana Roo; Cozumel Island, SE corner (20.305, -86.948)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 11426
AVoCet catalog #AV11426
Audio duration (s)5.2
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well; not seen calling but matches XC 10904 well
Other noisesurf
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
rather faint, noisy
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Ageboth adults and well-grown chicks present
Determined by: plumage, size
Behaviorforaging around edge of lagoon
Group sizeseveral


Recording dateNovember 28, 2010
Time recorded (24h)6:41h
LocationMexico: Quintana Roo; Cozumel Island, SE corner (20.305, -86.948)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)3
Determined by: near sea level
Weatherbreezy, slightly humid, c.70F
Habitatedge of mangrove lagoon along coast road, right along coast

Additional Information

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