Violet-headed Hummingbird, Klais guimeti

Recording AV#16889. Costa Rica: Heredia; Horquetas, Rara Avis (10.282, -84.045)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 16889
AVoCet catalog #AV16889
Audio duration (s)86.3
ID confidence and determination100%
Seen well
Sound types presentCalls
Playback usedNo

Individual Characterization

Determined by: Plumage
Determined by: Plumage
Behaviordefending vervain flowers; typically sit quietly then call constantly while foraging, but occasionally quiet while foraging
Group size1


Recording dateDecember 14, 2012
Time recorded (24h)13:43h
LocationCosta Rica: Heredia; Horquetas, Rara Avis (10.282, -84.045)
Coordinates determined by:
Elevation (m)650
Determined by: lodge information
Habitatgarden clearing in rainforest

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