Pheasant-tailed Jacana, Hydrophasianus chirurgus

Recording AV#17316. China: Sichuan: Qinglong Lake (30.642, 104.179)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 17316
AVoCet catalog #AV17316
Audio duration (s)3.1
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesGarrulax sannio
Other noiseurban noise
Sound types presentsong
Grade of best portionbelow average
distant, noisy
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorforaging in short marsh grass along lake edge
Group size2


Recording dateJuly 08, 2013
Time recorded (24h)8:14h
LocationChina: Sichuan: Qinglong Lake (30.642, 104.179)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)500
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Weatherrainy, foggy
Habitatlarge wetland surrounded by bushes, grass

Additional Information

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