Lady Amherst's Pheasant, Chrysolophus amherstiae

Recording AV#17530. China: Sichuan: Longcangguo (29.5747, 102.892)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 17530
AVoCet catalog #AV17530
Audio duration (s)7.6
ID confidence and determinationslightly less than 100%
seen in flight only as long-tailed pheasant with rufous upperparts and tail
Other identified bird speciesPhylloscopus magnirostris
Sound types presentcalls and wingbeats
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorhad been on ground, only seen when it was flushed by dog, when it flew up near-vertically
Group size1


Recording dateJuly 06, 2013
Time recorded (24h)8:16h
LocationChina: Sichuan: Longcangguo (29.5747, 102.892)
Coordinates determined by: Google Earth
Elevation (m)2100
Determined by: estimate from GPS reading
Habitattrack in remnant conifer forest, mainly young growth, bamboo, thickets and old snags

Additional Information

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