Pin-striped Tit-babbler, Macronous gularis

Recording AV#15642. Philippines: Palawan; Buena Vista (10.0756, 118.828)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 15642
AVoCet catalog #AV15642
Audio duration (s)88.0
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well calling
Other noisemovement, talking
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviormobbing an unseen snake or other predator inside a hole in a dead stump, jumpin around with tail cocked and wings flicking; mobbing continued for many minutes, ebbing and flowing; once ended for a few minutes then resumed at high intensity
Group sizeseveral


Recording dateAugust 13, 2012
Time recorded (24h)10:15h
LocationPhilippines: Palawan; Buena Vista (10.0756, 118.828)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)140
Determined by: GPS
Habitatlowland forest along tiny mostly dry streambed

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