Silvery-throated Jay, Cyanolyca argentigula

Recording AV#17952. Costa Rica: Prov. San Jose; Dota; Parque Nacional los Quetzales (9.58, -83.8)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 17952
AVoCet catalog #AV17952
Audio duration (s)3.0
ID confidence and determination100%
seen by guide, Jorge Serrano
Other identified bird speciesColibri thalassinus
Sound types presentcalls
Grade of best portionaverage
rather distant
Playback usedyes, this is after playback of prerecorded calls

Individual Characterization

Behaviorforaging high in epiphyte-laden oaks. Fast-moving and secretive
Group sizeseveral
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same group


Recording dateJanuary 04, 2014
Time recorded (24h)15:30h
LocationCosta Rica: Prov. San Jose; Dota; Parque Nacional los Quetzales (9.58, -83.8)
Coordinates determined by: GeoHack and Google Earth
Elevation (m)2700
Determined by: estimate from GPS reading
Weatherclear, cool, calm
Habitattall montane forest

Additional Information

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