Black-bellied Glossy-starling, Lamprotornis corruscus

Recording AV#13041. Tanzania: Pemba; Ngezi Forest, Makangale (-4.93, 39.7)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 13041
AVoCet catalog #AV13041
Audio duration (s)37.6
ID confidence and determination100%
seen fairly well; only starling on island
Other identified bird speciesBostrychia hagedash
Other noisewalking
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portionaverage
noisy, parts deamplified; rather distant
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorperched in canopy of tall tree
Group sizeseveral


Recording dateMay 15, 2011
Time recorded (24h)18:09h
LocationTanzania: Pemba; Ngezi Forest, Makangale (-4.93, 39.7)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)15
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Position of sunjust before dusk
Habitatforest edge

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