Eurasian Jay, Garrulus glandarius

Recording AV#14958. Taiwan: Chiayi County; Alishan National Scenic Area (23.512, 120.813)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 14958
AVoCet catalog #AV14958
Audio duration (s)2.4
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesCorvus macrorhynchos
Sound types presentwing noise
very close, noise subtle
Grade of best portionaverage
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorbird had been foraging silently very close to me, then flew with audible wingbeats
Group size1


Recording dateJune 01, 2012
Time recorded (24h)6:20h
LocationTaiwan: Chiayi County; Alishan National Scenic Area (23.512, 120.813)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)2300
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Weatherovercast, cool, calm
Habitatgarden and field edge of mature cypress plantation with patches of dense undergrowth

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