Namaqua Sandgrouse, Pterocles namaqua

Recording AV#12181. South Africa: Springbok area, east on N14 (-29.35, 18.65)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 12181
AVoCet catalog #AV12181
Audio duration (s)20.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other noisemovement
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorflying past quite close, calls soft; coming in to drink at farm tank
Group sizefew


Recording dateDecember 23, 2010
Time recorded (24h)8:04h
LocationSouth Africa: Springbok area, east on N14 (-29.35, 18.65)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)850
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatopen sparsely vegetated 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