Greater Double-collared Sunbird, Nectarinia afra saliens

Recording AV#11857. South Africa: Limpopo; Glenshiel Hotel grounds (-23.929, 29.959)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 11857
AVoCet catalog #AV11857
Audio duration (s)20.5
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well opening bill while calling
Other noisetraffic
Sound types presentcalls then wing noise
Grade of best portionexcellent
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorcalling while bathing on broad wet leaves
Group size1


Recording dateJanuary 04, 2011
Time recorded (24h)7:11h
LocationSouth Africa: Limpopo; Glenshiel Hotel grounds (-23.929, 29.959)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)1460
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Weathercool, overcast, calm
Habitatmature garden with many flowers on hotel grounds near native forest

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