Hartlaub's Gull, Larus hartlaubii

Recording AV#12292. South Africa: Hout Bay (-34.05, 18.36)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 12292
AVoCet catalog #AV12292
Audio duration (s)23.8
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well calling
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behavioraggressively contesting food scraps thrown onto ground
Group sizesmall flock
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same flock


Recording dateDecember 17, 2010
Time recorded (24h)10:29h
LocationSouth Africa: Hout Bay (-34.05, 18.36)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)5
Determined by: near sea level
Habitatrestaurant parking lot at coast

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