Greater Striped-swallow, Hirundo cucullata

Recording AV#12150. Namibia: Hardap Dam (-24.49, 17.85)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 12150
AVoCet catalog #AV12150
Audio duration (s)1.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Sound types presentcall
flight
Grade of best portiongood
brief
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Ageadult
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorthree swallows were gathering mud in a seep next to the parking lot, and two called as they flew up, one of which was recorded
Group size1 recorded, 2 others present

Environment

Recording dateDecember 25, 2010
Time recorded (24h)7:19h
LocationNamibia: Hardap Dam (-24.49, 17.85)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)1170
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatedge of reservoir in dry hills

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