Red Bishop, Euplectes orix

Recording AV#11732. South Africa: Karoo NP (-32.339, 22.489)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 11732
AVoCet catalog #AV11732
Audio duration (s)5.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well singing
Other identified bird speciesseveral conspecifics and Ploceus velatus present
Sound types presentsong
display flight
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorbird flew in with puffed-up plumage, vocalizing entire time
Group size1 in foreground


Recording dateJanuary 07, 2011
Time recorded (24h)16:53h
LocationSouth Africa: Karoo NP (-32.339, 22.489)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)900
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Weathervery hot, windy
Habitatdensely reed-fringed small marsh

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