Swallow-tailed Bee-eater, Merops hirundineus

Recording AV#12158. Namibia: Mariental, River Chalets (-24.624, 17.954)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 12158
AVoCet catalog #AV12158
Audio duration (s)26.5
ID confidence and determination100%
seen shortly afterward; distinctive
Other noisetraffic
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno


Recording dateDecember 24, 2010
Time recorded (24h)19:14h
LocationNamibia: Mariental, River Chalets (-24.624, 17.954)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)1100
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatirrigated hotel garden in dry open plains

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
Editing Informationhigh-pass filter 2.5 kHz