Doherty's Bush-shrike, Malaconotus dohertyi

Recording AV#14002. Uganda: near Ruhija; Mburameizi Primary School (-1.04, 29.8)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 14002
AVoCet catalog #AV14002
Audio duration (s)120.7
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesCisticola chubbi
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedyes

Individual Characterization

Behaviortwo birds skulking in dense vegetation, calling frequently and only eventually showing themselves when at a considerable distance, but then staying in an exposed situation for some time
Group size2


Recording dateJune 11, 2011
Time recorded (24h)8:25h
LocationUganda: near Ruhija; Mburameizi Primary School (-1.04, 29.8)
Coordinates determined by: rough estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)2200
Determined by: rough estimate from Google Earth
Weathercalm, overcast, c.60F
Habitatdeforested area with dense low regrowing shrubbery

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