Taiwan Rosefinch, Carpodacus formosanus

Recording AV#14959. Taiwan: Chiayi County; Alishan National Scenic Area (23.512, 120.813)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 14959
AVoCet catalog #AV14959
Audio duration (s)68.5
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesRegulus goodfellowi, Corvus macrorhynchos, Liocichla steerii
Other noisepeople, mechanical noises
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Determined by: behavior
Behaviorperched atop conifer calling, carrying food
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