Buffy Tuftedcheek, Pseudocolaptes lawrencii

Recording AV#17983. Costa Rica: Prov. San Jose; Dota; Parque Nacional los Quetzales (9.6, -83.8)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 17983
AVoCet catalog #AV17983
Audio duration (s)1.7
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other identified bird speciesLepidocolaptes affinis, Trogon collaris
Sound types presentcall
single note
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedyes; this is after playback of prerecorded calls

Individual Characterization

Behaviorforaging high in canopy, clinging to branches and poking around in epiphytes. Member of large mixed flock, remained very silent until giving this single note
Group size1


Recording dateJanuary 03, 2014
Time recorded (24h)10:47h
LocationCosta Rica: Prov. San Jose; Dota; Parque Nacional los Quetzales (9.6, -83.8)
Coordinates determined by: estimate from GPS reading
Elevation (m)2638
Determined by: GPS
Weatherclear, cool, calm
Habitatmontane rainforest

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