Broad-tailed Grassbird, Schoenicola platyura

Recording AV#13546. India: Kerala; Eravikulam National Park (10.22, 77.04)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 13546
AVoCet catalog #AV13546
Audio duration (s)2.5
ID confidence and determination100%
not seen; response to playback, and matches one song note-type
Other identified bird speciesZosterops palpebrosa
Other noisewind
Sound types presentsong fragment
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedyes

Individual Characterization

Behaviorskulking, not coming out into open; birds on this date and windy weather allowed only the briefest of views, usually not at all, in response to extensive playback


Recording dateNovember 25, 2011
Time recorded (24h)8:07h
LocationIndia: Kerala; Eravikulam National Park (10.22, 77.04)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)2000
Determined by: rough estimate
Weathervery windy, drizzly, cold
Habitatbracken and grass patch

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