Black-and-yellow Silky-flycatcher, Phainoptila melanoxantha melanoxantha

Recording AV#18300. Costa Rica: San Jose Dist.; Dota; Hotel Montaña, Paraiso Quetzal (9.6, -83.77)
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 18300
AVoCet catalog #AV18300
Audio duration (s)4.7
ID confidence and determination100%
seen in flight
Sound types presentcall
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Behaviorflying in, first the female then the male, flew across an open area within forest and landed in thick edge vegetation
Group sizea pair


Recording dateJanuary 02, 2014
Time recorded (24h)14:10h
LocationCosta Rica: San Jose Dist.; Dota; Hotel Montaña, Paraiso Quetzal (9.6, -83.77)
Coordinates determined by: Estimate from Google Earth
Elevation (m)26
Determined by: signage

Additional Information

Recordist namePamela C. Rasmussen
Copyright/permissionscopyright by recordist, freely available for non-commercial use with attribution
Recording EquipmentNagra Ares BB+, Sennheiser ME-67/K6