African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus

Recording AV#12244. South Africa: Simonstown, Boulders Beach (-34.197, 18.452)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 12244
AVoCet catalog #AV12244
Audio duration (s)15.1
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesZosterops pallidus
Sound types presentcalls
could be song
Grade of best portionexcellent
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviornear burrow


Recording dateDecember 18, 2010
Time recorded (24h)11:30h
LocationSouth Africa: Simonstown, Boulders Beach (-34.197, 18.452)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)20
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatcoastal scrub

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