Stilt Sandpiper, Calidris himantopus

Recording AV#14268. Puerto Rico: Cabo Rojo (18.03, -67.163)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 14268
AVoCet catalog #AV14268
Audio duration (s)45.4
ID confidence and determination100%
Seen well
Sound types presentCall

Individual Characterization

Behaviorseveral tight foraging flocks in deeper (belly-high) water, along with Tringa flavipes in smaller numbers mixed right in the tight flocks; the Curlew Sandpipers keep their heads lower and bills in the water most of the time, unlike the yellowlegs
Group sizeflock


Recording dateMarch 07, 2012
Time recorded (24h)7:15h
LocationPuerto Rico: Cabo Rojo (18.03, -67.163)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth Estimate
Elevation (m)11
Determined by: Google Earth Estimate

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution