American Egret, Casmerodius egretta

Recording AV#16210. Costa Rica: Alajuela; Cano Negro, Hotel de Campo (10.914, -84.794)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 16210
AVoCet catalog #AV16210
Audio duration (s)26.5
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well calling
Other noisemovement
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorfirst calling bird flew in calling with bill partly open, and picked a fight with a conspecific already present; both then flew off; not sure which one gave second series of calls
Group size2


Recording dateDecember 19, 2012
Time recorded (24h)5:37h
LocationCosta Rica: Alajuela; Cano Negro, Hotel de Campo (10.914, -84.794)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)50
Determined by: Google Earth
Position of sunsunrise
Habitatlagoon shallows

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