Yellow-thighed Finch, Pselliophorus tibialis

Recording AV#13952. Costa Rica: Alajuela; Volcan Poas, parking lot near main crater (10.197, -84.229)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 13952
AVoCet catalog #AV13952
Audio duration (s)0.8
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portionaverage
brief, noisy
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorfeeding on ground on large cracker crumb; grabbed the crumb and retreated to sheltered area in tourist overlook, where it bit off smaller pieces; very confiding and allowed us to watch it from a couple of feet away; gave this call when a larger group of p
Group size1


Recording dateDecember 18, 2011
Time recorded (24h)10:37h
LocationCosta Rica: Alajuela; Volcan Poas, parking lot near main crater (10.197, -84.229)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)2350
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Weathercold, foggy, drizzle
Habitatelfin forest edge

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME67-K6