Mongolian Lark, Melanocorypha mongolica

Recording AV#17281. China: Nei Mongol: near Tumuji (46.21, 123.08)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 17281
AVoCet catalog #AV17281
Audio duration (s)160.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well, wing pattern clearly visible
Other identified bird speciesAlauda arvensis may also be singing, though not seen here
Other noisetalking
Sound types presentsong and call (at 32s)
several individuals
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorflying in long looping song-flights, in which they look shorebird-like, with long wings
Group sizeseveral
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same group


Recording dateJuly 02, 2013
Time recorded (24h)10:40h
LocationChina: Nei Mongol: near Tumuji (46.21, 123.08)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)135
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatundisturbed grassland

Additional Information

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