African Stonechat, Saxicola torquatus

Recording AV#11811. South Africa: Mpumalanga; Kaapsehoop (-25.59, 30.77)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 11811
AVoCet catalog #AV11811
Audio duration (s)24.1
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesCisticola ayresii
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Ageadults and fledglings
Determined by: plumage, behavior
Group sizeseveral


Recording dateJanuary 05, 2011
Time recorded (24h)6:59h
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 and foggy, calm
Habitatscrubby edge along scarp between grassland and forest patches

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