Lesser Nighthawk, Chordeiles acutipennis

Recording AV#16555. Guyana: Demerara-Mahaica; St. Cuthbert's Mission Road (6.37, -58.07)
recorded by Brian K. Schmidt

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 16555
AVoCet catalog #AV16555
Audio duration (s)58.3
ID confidence and determination100%
seen and collected
Sound types presentsong and calls
Grade of best portionexcellent

Individual Characterization

Behaviorcalling from ground after female was removed, then gave flight calls


Recording dateOctober 26, 2000
Time recorded (24h)5:15h
LocationGuyana: Demerara-Mahaica; St. Cuthbert's Mission Road (6.37, -58.07)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)25
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatsavannah/white-sand scrub

Additional Information

Recordist nameBrian K. Schmidt
Copyright/permissionsCopyright Smithsonian Institution; available for non-commercial use with attribution to recordist and Smithsonian; send 2 cc publications utilizing recording/metadata to Division of Birds, Smithsonian Institution, PO Box 37012, Washington, DC 20560 USA
Other recording notesdigitized from cassette