African Darter, Anhinga rufa

Recording AV#12327. South Africa: Western Cape; Paarl Bird Sanctuary (-33.691, 18.98)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 12327
AVoCet catalog #AV12327
Audio duration (s)16.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well; not seen calling but matches cut in African Bird Sounds
Other identified bird speciesGallinula chloropus, Streptopelia capicola
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage, size; well-grown
Group sizeseveral nests
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same colony


Recording dateJanuary 08, 2011
Time recorded (24h)9:15h
LocationSouth Africa: Western Cape; Paarl Bird Sanctuary (-33.691, 18.98)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)90
Determined by: Google Earth
Habitatsewage works

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