Hispaniolan Nightjar, Caprimulgus ekmani

Recording AV#16819. Dominican Republic: Pedernales; Zapoten road (18.31, -71.71)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 16819
AVoCet catalog #AV16819
Audio duration (s)127.1
ID confidence and determination100%
not seen; distinctive
Other identified bird speciesMyadestes genibarbis
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedyes, this is a response to playback of previously recorded sounds

Individual Characterization

Behaviorapproached somewhat in response to playback but not very close
Group size1


Recording dateMarch 08, 2013
Time recorded (24h)5:32h
LocationDominican Republic: Pedernales; Zapoten road (18.31, -71.71)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from GPS coordinates
Elevation (m)1550
Determined by: estimate from GPS reading
Position of sundawn, still mostly dark
Habitatpine forest

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