Great-tailed Grackle, Quiscalus mexicanus

Recording AV#13815. USA: New Mexico; Hidalgo Co., Rodeo (31.83, -109.03)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 13815
AVoCet catalog #AV13815
Audio duration (s)49.0
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesPasser domesticus
Other noisetraffic
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorroosting at motel
Group sizelarge flock


Recording dateMay 06, 2011
Time recorded (24h)19:06h
LocationUSA: New Mexico; Hidalgo Co., Rodeo (31.83, -109.03)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)1260
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatsmall town in dry open short-grass grazing land

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