Ring Ouzel, Turdus torquatus alpestris

Recording AV#17167. France: Col du Coq (45.3, 5.8)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 17167
AVoCet catalog #AV17167
Audio duration (s)7.6
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well, not certainly seen calling, and the sounds continued after the seen bird flew off, but the initial flurry of clucks are certainly this
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Determined by: plumage
Behaviorhad been foraging on ground in alpine meadow, then took off
Group size1, another evidently nearby but unseen


Recording dateMay 26, 2013
Time recorded (24h)7:55h
LocationFrance: Col du Coq (45.3, 5.8)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatalpine meadow at the ski area

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionsCopyright by recordist; freely available for non-commercial use
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME67/K6