Cape Rock-thrush, Monticola rupestris

Recording AV#11825. 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 11825
AVoCet catalog #AV11825
Audio duration (s)18.3
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well calling
Other identified bird speciesCisticola tinniens
Other noisewalking
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorperched, not begging
Group size1, family group nearby
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?probably same family group


Recording dateJanuary 05, 2011
Time recorded (24h)8:34h
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, somewhat foggy, calm
Habitatrocky, scrubby edge of grassland

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