Red-eyed Dove, Streptopelia semitorquata

Recording AV#12025. Namibia: Rundu, Sarasunga River Lodge (-17.89, 19.7807)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 12025
AVoCet catalog #AV12025
Audio duration (s)35.0
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesTurdoides hartlaubii
Sound types presentflapping and calls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviortwo fighting intensely for several minutes, rolling around and flapping, the wings making loud cracking noises, then finally some cruu calls near the end. Another was watching closely but not participating, and another is singing in the backgrond.
Group size3+


Recording dateDecember 31, 2010
Time recorded (24h)6:23h
LocationNamibia: Rundu, Sarasunga River Lodge (-17.89, 19.7807)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)1068
Determined by: GPS
Habitatriverine woodland

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