Snow Pigeon, Columba leuconota gradaria

Recording AV#17360. China: Sichuan: Balangshan, near tunnel (30.876, 102.965)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Graphic Sound Analysis
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Sonogram of recording #AV 17360
AVoCet catalog #AV17360
Audio duration (s)5.4
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well and photographed (photos above of individuals recorded)
Sound types presentwing noise
during take-off and flying around cliff face
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorhad been perched, took flight but then resettled
Group size4
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same group


Recording dateJuly 14, 2013
Time recorded (24h)10:02h
LocationChina: Sichuan: Balangshan, near tunnel (30.876, 102.965)
Coordinates determined by: GPS
Elevation (m)3513
Determined by: GPS
Habitatalpine rock face

Additional Information

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