Western Capercaillie, Tetrao urogallus

Recording AV#18328. In Captivity: Bronx Zoo
recorded by Pamela C. Rasmussen

Recording Characterization

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Sonogram of recording #AV 18328
AVoCet catalog #AV18328
Audio duration (s)9.3
ID confidence and determination100%
seen well
Sound types presentwing noise and call
Grade of best portiongood
Playback usedno

Individual Characterization

Determined by: plumage
Determined by: plumage
BehaviorFlying up to high roost, with loud wing noise and one low call. After male flew to roost, one after another of the females followed, with less loud wing noise (not in this recording)
Group size1
Same individual as in other cuts in same spatiotemporal group?same group


Recording dateJanuary 25, 2014
Time recorded (24h)14:42h
LocationIn Captivity: Bronx Zoo

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