Hartlaub's Francolin, Francolinus hartlaubi

Recording AV#12128. Namibia: Waterberg Plateau (-20.48, 17.28)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 12128
AVoCet catalog #AV12128
Audio duration (s)22.2
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well singing
Other identified bird speciesUpupa epops
Sound types presentsong
probably a duet
Grade of best portionexcellent
Playback usedyes, playback of commercial recording just prior to this

Individual Characterization

Sexmale; presumably female also but not seen
Determined by: plumage
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorsinging from atop rock high on cliff face
Group size1 seen


Recording dateDecember 26, 2010
Time recorded (24h)6:30h
LocationNamibia: Waterberg Plateau (-20.48, 17.28)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)1600
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatwooded plateau

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