Common Pauraque, Nyctidromus albicollis

Recording AV#16241. Costa Rica: Heredia; La Selva Biological Station (10.431, -84.005)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 16241
AVoCet catalog #AV16241
Audio duration (s)140.7
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well singing
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorstanding on the ground, with legs extended fully, frequently fanning wing, tail, and other feathers, then jumping to new location, repeated this several times before flying off
Group size1


Recording dateDecember 22, 2012
Time recorded (24h)5:26h
LocationCosta Rica: Heredia; La Selva Biological Station (10.431, -84.005)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)50
Determined by: Google Earth
Position of sundawn
Habitatroad in garden area

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