Black-winged Starling, Sturnus melanopterus

Recording AV#12952. Indonesia: Bali; Menjangan Beach Resort (-8.145, 114.551)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 12952
AVoCet catalog #AV12952
Audio duration (s)49.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesPycnonotus goiavier
Other noisewind, traffic
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorpair flew in to crown of large tree where they remained out of view for several minutes, singing and calling intermittently
Group size2
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same pair


Recording dateAugust 27, 2011
Time recorded (24h)16:11h
LocationIndonesia: Bali; Menjangan Beach Resort (-8.145, 114.551)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)45
Determined by: Google Earth
Weatherhot, windy
Habitatdry deciduous forest

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-67/K6