Black Phoebe, Sayornis nigricans

Recording AV#18053. Costa Rica: Cartago Prov.; Cierro Silencio, foot of (9.8, -83.56)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 18053
AVoCet catalog #AV18053
Audio duration (s)39.9
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Other noiseriver
Sound types presentcalls
perched then flight
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Behaviorperched on post, occasionally calling, then took off giving several quick calls
Group size1


Recording dateDecember 31, 2013
Time recorded (24h)8:25h
LocationCosta Rica: Cartago Prov.; Cierro Silencio, foot of (9.8, -83.56)
Coordinates determined by: Estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)1000
Determined by: estimate from Google Earth
Habitatsettlements and pastures with many large trees near river

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra LB + Sennheiser ME62/K6 and Telinga parabola