Black Skimmer, Rynchops niger niger

Recording AV#16130. In Captivity: Florida; Pinellas County, near Redington Shores, Suncoast Seabird Sanctuary
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 16130
AVoCet catalog #AV16130
Audio duration (s)19.6
ID confidence and determinationslightly less than 100%
seen well, not seen calling but mildly aggressive posture
Other identified bird speciesCorvus ossifragus, Quiscalus major
Sound types presentcalls
mild aggression
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorloafing, posturing slightly towards loafing terns
Group size1

Environment

Recording dateNovember 25, 2012
Time recorded (24h)13:35h
LocationIn Captivity: Florida; Pinellas County, near Redington Shores, Suncoast Seabird Sanctuary
Habitatseabird rehabilitation facility

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME67-K6