Black-headed Canary, Serinus alario

Recording AV#12211. South Africa: Koeberg Nature Reserve (-33.64, 18.42)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 12211
AVoCet catalog #AV12211
Audio duration (s)55.7
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well calling
Other identified bird speciesCorvus albus
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
best near end
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorat top of small bush next to waterhole
Group size1


Recording date20 Dec 2010
Time recorded (24h)7:41h
LocationSouth Africa: Koeberg Nature Reserve (-33.64, 18.42)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)40
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatscrubby coastal plain

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