Mosque Swallow, Hirundo senegalensis

Recording AV#11989. Namibia: Kavango; Ngepi Camp (-18.116, 21.67)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 11989
AVoCet catalog #AV11989
Audio duration (s)1.2
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesCoracias caudatus
Sound types presentcall
take-off, single note
Grade of best portionaverage
very brief
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorperched quietly on telephone wire, calling only upon take-off at my approach
Group size1


Recording dateJanuary 01, 2011
Time recorded (24h)9:24h
LocationNamibia: Kavango; Ngepi Camp (-18.116, 21.67)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)1005
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatopen moist 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