Peruvian Sheartail, Thaumastura cora

Recording AV#12534. Chile: Azapa Valley (-18.51, -70.24)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 12534
AVoCet catalog #AV12534
Audio duration (s)16.6
ID confidence and determinationslightly less than 100%
seen well; not seen calling
Other identified bird speciesZonotrichia capensis, Zenaida meloda
Other noisewater, dog
Sound types presentcalls
could be song
Grade of best portionbelow average
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorhovering above small trees in plantation
Group size1


Recording dateMarch 06, 2011
Time recorded (24h)9:17h
LocationChile: Azapa Valley (-18.51, -70.24)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)150
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatirrigated tree crop

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