Black Vulture, Coragyps atratus

Recording AV#11434. Mexico: Quintana Roo; Cozumel Island, near El Cedral (20.34, -87.02)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 11434
AVoCet catalog #AV11434
Audio duration (s)24.8
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Sound types presentwing noise
taking flight
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorbirds had been perched in tree, and took off in two successive groups at my approach
Group sizeseveral


Recording dateNovember 28, 2010
Time recorded (24h)7:37h
LocationMexico: Quintana Roo; Cozumel Island, near El Cedral (20.34, -87.02)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)5
Determined by: estimate
Weatherstill, c.75F
Habitatedge of field and dense scrub

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