Wailing Cisticola, Cisticola lais lais

Recording AV#11808. South Africa: Mpumalanga; Kaapsehoop (-25.59, 30.77)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 11808
AVoCet catalog #AV11808
Audio duration (s)92.7
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well as long-tailed cisticola with rufous crown and streaked back
Other identified bird speciesCisticola ayresii, Euplectes capensis, Prinia hypoxantha, Cisticola tinniens
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?possibly; several around


Recording dateJanuary 05, 2011
Time recorded (24h)6:45h
LocationSouth Africa: Mpumalanga; Kaapsehoop (-25.59, 30.77)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)1650
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Weathercool, partly cloudy, fog just having cleared, calm

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